We are so lucky to have Ripon Cathedral - here are 10 quirky facts about the stunning historical building.

Here are 10 quirky things about Ripon Cathedral you probably didn't know

We are so lucky to have our stunning Cathedral in Ripon - steeped in history, and a beating heart of the community, there are so many interesting aspects of the ancient building.

And behind the scenes, there are so many dedicated volunteers who work so hard to make things happen at the Cathedral - here is a round-up of 10 quirky facts about Ripon Cathedral that you probably didn't know.

Our Cathedral is certainly steeped in history.

9. The Chapel of the Resurrection was once home to 10,000 human skeletons exhumed from the churchyard the chapel was known as the bone house.

Our Cathedral is certainly steeped in history.
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We are so blessed to not only have our stunning Cathedral, but also a breathtaking World Heritage Site on our doorstep.

10. The bells at Ripon Cathedral contain metal from the melted down bells of Fountains Abbey.

We are so blessed to not only have our stunning Cathedral, but also a breathtaking World Heritage Site on our doorstep.
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