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Jun 22 2021


7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

A Century of Wedding Gowns Preview Evening

A stunning collection of 48 wedding gowns and accessories will be exhibited in Ripon Cathedral  between the 23rd of June and 21st of August, with an exclusive ticketed preview evening on the 22nd of June for a first viewing of the collection and meet and greet with Kevin Thornhill, the creator of the exhibition.

Each ticket includes a drink on arrival; there will be live music and the chance to ask Kevin Thornhill any questions.


Event Time

7.00pm – 8.30pm

Ticket £7.50

Online ticket charge applies. Includes a drink on arrival.


Purchase your ticket in the cathedral shop or online. Ticket’s available to purchase from the cathedral shop soon.


Upcoming Events

Join us on the 29th of July for our private fashion show of a further 40 dresses with commentary on each gown and a Royal Finale to celebrate the 40th  anniversary of the wedding of HRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana. The finale includes copies of the wedding gowns and tiaras of the Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Margaret and Princess Anne. More information can be found on the event page here.

Tickets for the wedding show on the 29th of July will be available to purchase at the launch event, in the cathedral shop and online. Click here to purchase a ticket online.

If you would like to donate to support the cathedral, you may donate online, use our text to give service or use our donation boxes inside the cathedral.


Click here to donate online.


To donate by Text text BRIDAL followed by any number from 1 up to 20 to 70085 to donate any amount up to £20.


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