Thursday, November 1, 2012 3 PM
Sunday, November 4, 2012 1:30 PM
Close-up Tour: Symbols & Iconography
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. The contribution is $5 per person.
Symbols & Iconography
Discover the symbolism of Washington National 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.