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Set in the heart of the smallest City in England, The Bishop’s Palace has been home to the Bishops of Bath and Wells for over 800 years. The Bishop’s Palace is an accessible site and venue in the centre of Wells. isitors are welcome to come and enjoy the stunning medieval architecture, moat and gardens within the rampart walls. Highlights of the historic grounds are the well springs that give the City its name, located next to the arboretum, and the famous Wells swans that ring a bell by the drawbridge over the moat to be fed.

The Bishop’s Palace is managed by The Palace Trust, registered charity number 1160830.

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Contact Information
The Bishop’s Palace
Wells Somerset BA5 2PD
T: 01749 988111 ext 200
E: [email protected]