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Peterborough Cathedral has revealed a spectacular new summer exhibition that’s set to make waves this summer.

Monsters of the Sea, by World Touring Exhibitions, will be on display inside the city’s iconic building from July 15 to September 1.

Visitors who dive into this new summer attraction will see 16 life-size animatronic sea creatures spanning from prehistoric eras to modern times, offering us an exciting journey through the depths of marine history.

It follows previous successful exhibitions spanning the duration of the holidays which have seen the cathedral become home to amazing animatronic dinosaurs and Star Wars props.

It promises to be an immersive experience, transporting you into the awe-inspiring world of the ocean's most legendary inhabitants. From the smallest to the largest, each creature will be meticulously crafted with the finest detail, and breathed into life using animatronics.

Chris Dalliston, Dean of Peterborough Cathedral said – “We are thrilled to welcome visitors to Peterborough Cathedral as we unveil our exciting new summer exhibition, Monsters of the Sea.

"This captivating showcase promises to transport audiences through the wonders of marine history, fostering a deeper appreciation for the incredible diversity of ocean life and the importance of marine conservation.

"We invite guests to join us in exploring this extraordinary world and to be inspired by the majesty of creation.”

There is also a dynamic schedule of marine-themed events planned to run alongside the exhibition, offering visitors a wealth of opportunities to delve deeper into the wonders of the sea. From guest lectures to family-friendly workshops, there will be something for everyone to enjoy.  More details will be announced on the cathedral website so don’t miss out.

Monsters of the Sea, sponsored by ARU Peterborough look set to attract visitors from across the region as the highlight of Peterborough Cathedral's summer calendar, offering a mesmerising mix of entertainment, education, and exploration.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit Summer Exhibition - Peterborough Cathedral

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