Glastonbury Abbey


Blessed Sacrament windowAbbey Gatehouse,
Magdalene St,
Somerset, BA6 9EL

Travel information

Follow signs to Glastonbury Abbey from Junction 23 on M5 or from A372 Junction with A303. Or A37/A39 from Bristol or Bath


Parking for cars and coaches adjacent to the Abbey entrance in the St. Dunstans Car/coach park in Magdalene Street, or other car and coach parks within the town. Fees are payable.

Visitor Hours

Open every day, except Christmas Day. Open from 9am daily.
Closing time November to February 4pm, March to May 6pm, June to August 8pm, September to October 6pm. Last admission half an hour before closing time.


Adults - 7.70* Concessions (students with card/senior citizens) 6.60* Child (aged 5 - 15 years) 4.75* Family Tickets 19.60* two adults and up to three children. Range of season tickets/membership available. Details online. Child under 5 free. *Gift Aid Admission.
Separate charges apply for Education groups.1 supervising adult free per 10 students

Arranged visits

Guided Tours

Living History guides available March - October, included in entry price, booking their services is advisable for groups.


Contact our administrator, Claire Havard on 01458 832267 or see our website for further details:

School Visits

Full range of educational programmes, activities and worksheets covering relevant aspects of History /RE /Literacy/Environmental Studies etc. “Pilgrimage” is our forte! Contact the Assistant Education Officer on 01458 836113 or



Eucharist every Tuesday at 10.30 in St Patrick’s Chapel.
All other services are by written arrangement with the Director; parishes groups are encouraged to arrange worship here.
Anglican & Roman Catholic pilgrimages take place here in June and July.


Worship page


Events page


    Well stocked, quality gift shop. Toilets on site . Packed lunch shelters. Summer cafe from early May until late September for drinks, sweets, coffee, tea, sandwiches and local ice-creams……groups and cream teas can be catered for by prior arrangement !
    Photography : Visitors are allowed to take photographs, provided they are purely for personal use, without charge; photographs taken for any other useage at all, must have written permission obtained beforehand and fees will be charged.

Facilities for disabled

    Disabled access to site. Two wheelchairs available. Deaf loops in ticket office and gift shop. Audio guides specifically for the visually impaired available. Accessible Toilet. ‘Bridge’ across the Lady Chapel now allows viewing to the crypt. Large print leaflet available.

Further information



Telephone number

01458 832267

Email address

Facsimile number

01458 836117

Website address

Glastonbury Abbey