Join us for a tour inside the newly restored medieval Abbey Gateway and learn about this listed building’s fascinating history and its role in the Abbey Quarter. Hear about the Abbey monks, visiting royalty, links to novelist Jane Austen and the vital conservation work done to bring it back to life.
Meet in the Story of Reading Gallery at Reading Museum.
Please note that the Gateway is a Grade I listed building and has no step free access and there are uneven steps and floors.
45-minute tour. Please follow booking page for times and availability.
These tours are now sold out. We hope to offer more dates later in the summer.
Please be aware that there is also availability on our Gallery Tours, where volunteers will be giving an update on the Abbey Quarter project and a brief introduction to the Story of Reading gallery - every Saturday at 12pm, until 9 June.