Curiosities of the Cathedral Library (Festival of Storytelling 2023)

  • July 29 - August 5, 2023
  • Portsmouth Cathedral - Unreserved

    High Street
    Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 2HA
Ticket Price (GBP) £6.00-£9.00 This event is now over

Inquisitive explorers are invited to explore "The Curiosities of the Cathedral Library" – an extraordinary immersive adventure that will transport you into a world where enchantment and history intertwine. Through a magical blend of light, projection and sound, step into a world of storytelling where the pages of our books come to life!

As dusk falls, you and other new trainee librarians will need to help our bumbling Library Apprentice, as they try to make sense of the chaos in the library as the stories begin to escape their pages. Grab your timecard and get set to start exploring the clues hidden around the Cathedral, to present to the Head Librarian. Only when all clues have been successfully gathered will you be able end your shift!

This journey is designed to be enjoyed by adventurers of all ages! Bring the whole family as you work together to uncover the secrets hidden within the hallowed transepts of Portsmouth Cathedral. All will be enthralled by this unique experience through specially designed projections and sound recordings featuring members of the Cathedral and local community.

Limited dates available. book your spot for "The Curiosities of the Cathedral Library" and unlock the doors to a magical world of mystery and wonderment.

Note: Due to the popularity of this event, advance booking is recommended to secure your desired date and time slot. All under 18s must be always accompanied by an adult.

Date & Time

Jul 29 - Aug 5, 2023

Venue Details

Portsmouth Cathedral - Unreserved

High Street
Portsmouth, Hampshire PO1 2HA Portsmouth Cathedral - Unreserved
Portsmouth Cathedral