Seminars meet each weekday morning, with afternoons free for course-related field trips, individual study, or exploring the many places of interest in and around the city.
Please note that OUDCE reserves the right to alter course content and/or cancel field trips in accordance with government guidance.
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, Dorchester on Thames
Centres of Pilgrimage in Britain
Dissolution and Reformation, the decline of Pilgrimage in Protestant Europe
Destination: Winchester Cathedral, Hospital of St. Cross and Dorchester on Thames
Websites: www.winchester-cathedral.org.uk and https://hospitalofstcross.co.uk
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.