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Jul 29 2021


3:15 pm - 9:00 pm

A Century of Wedding Gowns Fashion Show

As part of the exhibition ‘A Century of Wedding Gowns’ which sees 48 dresses displayed in the magnificent setting of Ripon Cathedral, there will be an opportunity to join us on the 29th of July for a private showing of a further 40 wedding gowns which will be modelled in the Nave of the cathedral, with commentary on each of the dresses by curator Kevin Thornhill.

To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the wedding of HRH Prince Charles to Lady Diana Spencer the Royal Finale will include a copy of Princess Diana’s dress together with copies of the wedding gowns and tiaras worn by Queen Victoria, the Duchess of Cambridge, the Duchess of Sussex, the Duchess of York, Princess Margaret, Her Serene Highness Princess Grace of Monaco and Princess Anne.

Each show will last 1-hour and 45 minutes and there will be an opportunity to enter our draw to win a hamper.


Afternoon Showing
3.15pm – 5pm
Evening Showing
7.15pm – 9pm

Standard Ticket £15
Unreserved seating

VIP Tickets £25
The VIP ticket offers you a reserved front or second row seat and a private drinks reception before the show.


Tickets are on sale now online and available to purchase from the cathedral shop soon. Online ticket charge applies.


If you cannot attend this event but 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. All funds raised will go to support 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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Please be aware there are no toilets located inside the cathedral, the closest are in Minster Gardens to the right of the Cathedral or at Ripon Bus Station.


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