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St. Cybi Church

68-82 Market Street, Holyhead LL65 1UW, Wales
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Great Choir!

This is not a major tourist attraction, so you must do your homework before you arrive. Its easy... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
og84
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Los Angeles, California
If it had been open I might have given it a great review.

This historic church built in local stone stands in the centre of the town overlooking the harbour... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Vincent D
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68-82 Market Street, Holyhead LL65 1UW, Wales
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"roman walls"
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

This is not a major tourist attraction, so you must do your homework before you arrive. Its easy to drive right past it and keep on going, as it is partly hidden from the street by the old Roman port fortifications. There is some limited...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

This historic church built in local stone stands in the centre of the town overlooking the harbour. i could tell that certain parts of the church were from the 13th century, and other parts from the 19th. There was not enough explanation available outside the...More

Thank Vincent D
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

This church dates back in places to the 12 thcentruy and is built in the remains of the Roman Fort and port. The church is in excellent condition and is a must visit for anyone coming to Holy Island

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

This great little church is just off the main street of Holyhead and has convenient parking and conveniences out through a gap in the Roman Walls. To be fair, it looks like the church has been built with stone from the Roman Walls but I...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Interesting medieval church and Roman fort walls; most interesting, though, is possibly the gravestones, which are mainly early-mid 19th century a wealth of social history for the area - most of the men have their profession noted, and a number of the burials are of...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

We stopped at this church while on a cruise excursion. It just happened to be a special festival day, so many activities were going on downtown and there were special concerts in the church. The church itself - rebuilt in 1700 - is charming. It's...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

i have been here many times as i sing with the holyhead male voice choir and we perform the many times during the year. the church has a great history and there are ladies and gentleman who will explain everything to u, the church also...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

originally Fort then Catholic then Angelican. Attended at one time by the knights of Templar and has the Uther Pendras crested banner hanging from ceiliing This banner has ever battle they ever fought in emroidered around it's edges. . Also has a Prince of Wales...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

No church should be viewed as a tourist venue as such but this was well worth visiting for its fascinating interior of various centuries although little remains of its earliest beginnings but it does contain fine artefacts and memorials.

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

I went here as I'd seen the Roman Fort signposted and I wasn't disappointed. It'd be lovely to see more touristy things here but just seeing it is lovely. The old schoolhouse and the church aren't open unfortunately but there is plenty of things to...More

Thank Cheryl J
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SORRY!!!! I said turn left and I meant turn RIGHT!!!!!!!
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