Prior Crauden's Chapel, Ely

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Prior Crauden's Chapel, Ely

Description

14th Century Chapel - a quiet place in a bustling cathedral close.
Available most days from 7.30 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Arrange access and book quiet days with the Cathedral vergers tel.no. 01353 660342 or email vergers@elycathedral.org

Location

The College, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 4DL, United Kingdom

Directions

Grid reference TL 541 802

By Car: Ely is on the A10 about 16 miles north of Cambridge.
By Train: Ely is on the main train line from London King's Cross to King's Lynn. It is also on the cross country route between Norwich and Liverpool.
By Bus: There are regular bus services from Cambridge and Newmarket
www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/transport/around/buses

Once in Ely the Chapel is housed in the old monastic buildings in the Cathedral grounds. You will need to go into the Cathedral and ask the vergers for the key to get in (see above).
Passing through the porta from the Gallery, turn sharply to the left and follow the road for about 200 yards. You will see the chapel on your right.

Facilities

Access is up some steep steps which will be difficult for some people.
There are toilets and a cafe within the cathedral itself, which is a few hundred yards from the chapel.
It is situated close to Bishop Woodford House, the Diocesan Retreat Centre, which can be booked for day or residential retreats and quiet days. www.bishopwoodfordhouse.com

Hospitaller/Contact Person

Canon Vicky Johnson

Tel: 01353 667735

Email:

Web Link

http://www.elycathedral.org

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