In-Depth Tour

Close–up Tour: Symbolism and Iconography

Thursday, August 4, 2016 | 3:00pm

Discover the symbolism of the Cathedral’s stone, stained glass, and fabric art which, like that crafted by medieval cathedral artisans, illustrates the, “…Divine purpose which animates human endeavor…” Learn to read the art’s unfolding stories by decoding the symbols’ meanings on this in-depth tour.


About Close-up Tours

Close-up Tours tours offer a special, in-depth look at aspects of Cathedral artisanship for visitors aged 10 and older. Reservations are encouraged but not required; space is limited. The tour meets at the west-end docent station, nave level, just inside the main doors.

  • Admission
    • Adults: $22; Child (5-17), Military, Students, Seniors (65+) and Teachers (all with ID): $18
  • Dates Offered
    • August 4, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Recommendations
    • Recommended for ages 10 and up