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Winchester College - Guided Tour of the Archives


Tour starts from the Porters’ Lodge, Winchester College, College Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9NA

This is a fascinating tour of the college archives as well as an opportunity to see inside a medieval strong room. There is plenty of opportunity to ask questions of the College Archivist and to see the documents and artefacts close up. 

Please note that access to both rooms is via spiral stone staircases - one of 36 steps and another of 52 steps. Please be aware that there are no handrails and sensible shoes are recommended.

●  Thursday 19 September: Tour 1545

●  Friday 20 September: Tour 1545

●  Saturday 21 September: Two Tours 1045 & 12noon

There are limited tour places available, and these must be booked in advance

Access Information:
Please note that access to both rooms is via spiral stone staircases of 36 steps and 52 steps, there are no handrails and sensible shoes are recommended, and there are no public toilets available.

Additional Information:
Max 15 people per tour/session. Tour lasts 1 hour.

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