- Various Locations in Salisbury |
A coach tour of Salisbury to include the cathedral, the Cathedral Close and Salisbury Museum. Salisbury is Salisbury finest Britain's century gothic cathedral; highlights include the biblical carving on a stone frieze in the Chapter House, the earliest and largest set of Quire stalls and the best preserved copy of the Magna Carta. A Friend of the Cathedral will conduct a guided tour.
The Cathedral Close, with its Georgian exteriors conceals many houses constructed in earlier centuries. Mompesson House belongs to the National Trust and contains a number of fine features including the furniture collection, a graceful oak staircase and a lovely walled garden.
Salisbury Museum is known for its historical and archeological collection based on the hundreds of objects found in the century century in the medieval water channels. The 4,000 paintings in the museum include works by Turner, Rex Whistler and Augustus John.
Salisbury, Wiltshire Gwent