Thursday, August 2, 2012 3 PM
Sunday, August 5, 2012 1:30 PM
Close-up Tour: Though the Earth be Moved
Close-up tours offer a special in-depth look at aspects of Cathedral artisanship for visitors aged 10 and older. Reservations are not required. The tour meets at the west-end docent station, nave level, just inside the main doors.
Though the Earth Be Moved: Damage and Repair from the 2011 Earthquake
One year later, explore the damage incurred by the magnitude 5.8 earthquake that rocked this majestic tall Gothic stone Cathedral. Better understand the context for the significant seismic event, and learn of the resources and craftsmanship needed to restore pinnacles and other sections of the nation’s second largest cathedral.