The project will use the cathedral’s currently inaccessible and nationally significant archives as a catalyst for the development of exhibitions and workshops in the crypt and library. These architecturally impressive spaces will be sympathetically opened up to allow access for all. The Textus Roffensis, older and considered by some to be a more significant document than the Magna Carta, is currently locked away for safety in the archives of Medway Council. The project will make the Textus the jewel in the crown of an imaginative and dynamic treasury. For more info click here.
The CHICC team would like to send a huge congratulations to the team at Rochester Cathedral, on what promises to be a very exciting project!
(see below for a selection of image taken by CHICC at Rochester Cathedral – click on the thumbnails to see larger images)