• 1st January - 31st December

    The Bishop's Palace 800th Year Celebrations

    The Bishop’s Palace in Wells is looking forward to a very significant birthday in 2020 as it celebrates 800 years since the beginning of the building’s construction.

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  • 20th August - 31st October

    National Lottery Heritage Fund Support

    The Bishop’s Palace in Wells receives £250,000 in National Lottery support

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  • 15th September - 31st October

    Track and Trace

    Track and Trace at The Bishop’s Palace

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  • 19th - 31st October

    Palace 800 - The Story of a Palace and a Home

    Designed to celebrate 800 years since the construction of The Bishop’s Palace, Palace 800 – The Story of a Palace and a Home will take you on a journey through the 800 year history of The Bishop’s Palace and will introduce you to the people and ev...

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  • 21st October - 2nd November

    October Half Term Family Trail

    Get the family out and about to explore the Palace Gardens with our "Squirrels and Leaves" Half Term Family Trail.

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  • 25th October - 12th November

    The Somerset Poppies Return to The Bishop's Palace

    2000 metal poppies have been planted in The Quiet Garden of The Bishop’s Palace in Wells in time for Remembrance weekend. The poppies were planted by Siobhan Goodwin, Community Engagement Manager, Dan Vidler who conceived the idea for the 2018 ce...

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  • 26th - 29th November

    Panto at the Palace

    Panto at the Palace
    26th-29th November 2020

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  • 5th - 20th December

    Father Christmas at The Bishop's Palace

    Father Christmas at The Bishop’s Palace

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  • 5th - 22nd December

    Christmas at the Palace

    Brighten up your winter and find some festive cheer with a visit to ‘Christmas at the Palace’ in Wells! Despite the difficulties that 2020 has brought, we're planning to bring some socially-distanced joy to the Christmas season with our annual fe...

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