Forthcoming Events

31 January 2015

The Seminar 'Glastonbury: Abbey & Throne'  will address the sometimes intense relations between the monastery and royalty from Saxon to Tudor times.

This is a Glastonbury Studies Seminar, sponsored by the British Orthodox Church in association with the Glastonbury Antiquarian Society.

At Abbey House, Chilkwell Street, Glastonbury, on Saturday 31 January 2015, from 10 am. to 4.30 pm.

13 February 2015, 7.30pm

in Glastonbury Library, Archers Way

Adam Stout: The Onset of Avalon

The impact of the Gothic revival on Glastonbury: architecturally, liturgically and culturally. Tennyson’s effect on the perception of the town and the arrivals and visits of various unusual folk in the period before the Great War.


13 March 2015, 7.30pm

in Glastonbury Library, Archers Way

Richard Brunning: The 2014 season at Glastonbury Lake Village

10 April 2015, 7.30pm

in Glastonbury Library, Archers Way

Water and Waste  

by Francis Thyer

The water supply and the sewage problem in Glastonbury during the 18th to the early 20th century and the reluctance of the Borough Councillors to pay for what we regard as essential services.


08 May 2015, 7.30pm

in Glastonbury Library, Archers Way

John Dee, St. Dunstan and the Glastonbury ‘Elixir’: Part 2 

by Paul Ashdown


19 June 2015, 10.00am

Field Trip

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