• 20th December - 30th March

    Wells Heritage Pass

    The newly launched Wells Heritage Pass gives unlimited access for one year to three of the finest heritage sites in the county, including events and activities, plus a 10% discount in The Bishop’s Palace, Wells Museum and Wells Cathedral shops....

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  • 31st January - 5th March

    Getting Your Garden Spring Ready

    Head Gardener James Cross offers tips for preparing your garden for spring.

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  • 21st February

    February Half Term - Nature Ninjas

    Half term gardening activities for families at The Bishop's Palace

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  • 23rd - 24th February

    Snowdrop Celebration Weekend

    Join us for our “Snowdrop Celebration” in February, and enjoy this delicate flower in a wonderful setting. 

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  • 28th February

    Chunky French Knitting

    Join us for this workshop making a snood using local hand-dyed wool.

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  • 3rd March - 5th May

    Suzanne Welch: Rejoice

    A collection of joyful work celebrating the beauty of The Bishop's Palace Gardens.

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  • 3rd March

    Heritage Skills: Jewellery Making

    Have fun creating a range of jewellery in this one-day introductory course.

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  • 6th - 20th March

    Heritage Skills: Create a Felted Picture

    Create a beautiful felted picture using wet and needle felting techniques

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  • 8th March - 12th April

    Heritage Skills: Letter Carving in Wood

    A popular course introducing you to letter carving.

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  • 9th - 10th March

    Heritage Skills: Creative Stone Carving

    Make your own stone sculpture to take home - a fantastic introduction to stone carving.

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  • 12th March - 2nd April

    Learn to Draw Still Life

    Develop your drawing skills in this 4-week course.

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  • 16th March - 6th April

    Heritage Skills: Stained Glass Making

    Create beautiful stained glass in this popular workshop.

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  • 17th March

    Rare Plant Fair

    The perfect opportunity to find rare and unusual plants from a selection of top nurseries from all over the South West.

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  • 25th March - 1st April

    Make the Most of Your Camera

    A fantastic course designed to help you get the most out of your digital camera.

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  • 9th April

    Easter Holiday: Crafty Cats 'Bugs and Buds'

    Join us on Tuesday 9th April for a fun family craft day.

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  • 11th - 18th April

    Easter Holiday: Nature Ninjas

    Join the Garden Team for activities in the Community Garden.

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  • 13th April

    Medieval Falconry

    Join at The Bishop's Palace this April for our popular Medieval Falconry Day at The Bishop's Palace.

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  • 16th April

    Easter Holiday: Crafty Cats Easter Activities

    Join us to make bunny masks, weave Easter baskets and create Easter egg mosaics

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  • 26th - 27th April

    Wells Film Festival - The Kid Who Would Be King

    Wells Film Festival returns to The Bishop's Palace with a family fantasy action-adventure film about a band of young kids embarking on an epic quest to thwart a medieval menace.

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