Roof tours

Roof tours are currently suspended.

Day and time

Saturday at 11.00


Adults: £10.00, *Concessions: £5.00, 

Family ticket: £20 

(2 adults and up to 2 children)

*Concessions: Children 8-16, students, disabled people (with a free ticket for one carer), people in receipt of benefits and current National Lottery ticket holders. (An adult concession requires evidence of qualifying status).


About one hour

Meeting place

At the main entrance

Our roof tours are popular and the maximum number allowed is 13.

In order to avoid disappointment please use our online booking form below. We will reply to confirm your booking.

Please give 48 hours notice so that if the tour is fully booked or an event is taking place at short notice causing a cancellation, we can inform you.

To check availability please ring 01482 868540 (Monday – Friday, 09.30 – 17.00)


Terms and conditions

Tours will go ahead as long as there are no events or services taking place and a volunteer guide is available.

For insurance reasons the minimum age is 8.

At their discretion, tour guides may refuse entry on health and safety grounds.

There are some uneven floor surfaces and unsuitable footwear, such as open-toed sandals/flip-flops, is not allowed. 

Roof tours are limited to a maximum of 13 people (over 8 years old).

There are 113 steps to climb in a narrow space on the roof tour.

Please make your own assessment of your suitability for this tour. It is not recommended for people with heart or breathing problems, or who may suffer from anxiety in narrow spaces. Note: For your safety the tour area is fully enclosed and all areas have secure barriers.