Objectives

EDUCATE about the Past
ENGAGE the community in the Present
ENHANCE the Abbey Grounds for the Future

Abbey 900 Cirencester will provide:

• An understanding and celebration of the Abbey’s cultural and economic impact on the town.
• An educational vehicle for local and visiting children.
• A festival of diverse events, designed by and for local people, to celebrate Cirencester’s rich heritage and culture, and to encourage involvement, enjoyment and enrichment
• A high profile tourism event for the town to stimulate a rise in its status historically, culturally and economically.
• A celebration of past and present and an expression of confidence in the town’s future
• The foundations for future development of The Abbey Grounds; to enrich Cirencester’s heritage offer for the benefit of the local population and of visitors to the town.