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Tewkesbury Abbey

Abbey Office Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RZ, England
+44 1684 850959
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Peaceful

Visited Tewkesbury Abbey - lovely building and beautiful grounds. Even with an early spring the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Petermac-red
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Buckhorn, Canada
Dog friendly Abbey

Visited the Abbey and their Tea Rooms and was delighted to find both welcome dogs! Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ribbletripper
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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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Abbey Office Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RZ, England
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+44 1684 850959
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"well worth a visit"
in 197 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 85 reviews
"norman architecture"
in 20 reviews
"the stained glass windows"
in 37 reviews
"lots of history"
in 26 reviews
"steeped in history"
in 26 reviews
"lovely grounds"
in 17 reviews
"tea room"
in 34 reviews
"gift shop"
in 43 reviews
"free entry"
in 17 reviews
"lovely place"
in 22 reviews
"car park"
in 23 reviews
"donation"
in 152 reviews
"choir"
in 83 reviews
"battle"
in 51 reviews
"clarence"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited Tewkesbury Abbey - lovely building and beautiful grounds. Even with an early spring the gardens were stunning.

Thank Petermac-red
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited the Abbey and their Tea Rooms and was delighted to find both welcome dogs! Beautiful atmosphere, intimate and serene. Grounds contain an enormous copper beech tree.

Thank ribbletripper
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have visited the Abby before and it is a place that you could visit many times, it is full of history and the grounds are great. as Abby's go it is one of the best.

Thank diandave131
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Myself and my husband were staying at the Tudor House hotel and went noising about the town and obviously had to come visit the abbey. Upon entering we were greeted with a table full of local charities and foreign aid brochures as well as lots...More

Thank Stephanie W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful ceiling and wonderful effort to display and document the history of the abbey, really interesting, do make a donation as it costs a lot to keep this building going. We spent nearly an hour in there, really captivating

Thank no1missmarple
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing you notice is the ceiling. Its spectacular. The interior of the cathedral is wonderful and full of history. There is lots to read in the inscriptions.

Thank 15traveladdict9
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful Abbey and so full of history. Not to be missed when you visit tewkesbury. We have visited many times and each time you learn more. The ceilng and glass windows are awesome.

Thank susan h
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This huge Abbey with its wonderful Norman tower and door arch is well worth a visit. No charge is made, but a donation is suggested. The inside of the building is plain and graceful with pillars soaring up to a wonderful vaulted ceiling. The grounds...More

Thank Dianne J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

To give it its full name, the Abbey Church of St Mary the Virgin is a wonderful place to visit. A former Benedictine monastery, it still serves as the parish church today. Arguably one of the finest Norman buildings in England, it dates to the...More

1  Thank johnhouston2
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tewkesbury Abbey is well worth a visit! The grounds of the Abbey are attractive, especially at the moment with an abundance of spring flowers in bloom. Found the architecture of the building itself fascinating - worth spending a bit of time taking in the detail...More

Thank JustAnotherGirl80
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19Maureen01
6 September 2017|
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Response from Peter J | Reviewed this property |
yes is fine
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Nav S
27 July 2016|
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Response from steve i | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee.
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Nav S
27 July 2016|
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Response from MattEdwards2014 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in answering but no entrance fee just looking for donations and when you see it you will make one it's lovely
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