Seminars meet each weekday morning, 09.15-10.45 and 11.15-12.45, with afternoons free for course-related field trips, individual study or exploring the many beautiful places in and around the city.
The origins and early development of Christian Pilgrimage
Relics and Reliquaries
Great centres of Pilgrimage, Jerusalem, Rome, and Santiago de Compostela
Local shrines, the economics and politics of Pilgrimage
Pilgrimage into Crusade
Excursion to Winchester Cathedral, Hospital of St. Cross, and Dorchester Abbey
Centres of Pilgrimage in Britain
Dissolution and Reformation, the decline of Pilgrimage in Protestant Europe
Destination: Winchester Cathedral and Dorchester Abbey
Excursion Rating: Moderate
Up to two hours' walk on even ground or up to an hour's walk on rough and/or steep ground or up lots of stairs and steps.