We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Review Highlights
The Bells..the bells....

Okay it could be said if you have seen one ancient church you have seen them all. St Mary's is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mooney33
,
Bedfordshire
Pretty CofE church

A very pretty church visited several years ago and around the corner from Buckden Towers. A must to... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Jo E
,
Jersey, United Kingdom
Read all 8 reviews
2
All photos (2)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“The Bells..the bells....”
11 Oct 2018
“Pretty CofE church”
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Nov
Dec
Jan
Contact
Church Street, Buckden, England
Reviews (8)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveller rating
5
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
5
3
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Okay it could be said if you have seen one ancient church you have seen them all. St Mary's is a little bit different. There is a fascinating history behind this place. Read from the folder filled with information to guide you around. You must...More

Thank mooney33
Reviewed 11 October 2018

A very pretty church visited several years ago and around the corner from Buckden Towers. A must to see when in the area.

Thank Jo E
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

A lovely church to visit, plenty of history and in a lovely setting. Worth going to Tower's. Local air b&b is very convenient for Buckden visitors.

Thank Catherine R
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Take a look inside the porch, it is remarkable. This church used to be associated with the bishops of Lincoln before the reformation and was always kept up so it has escaped too much Victorian modernisation but is very grand. It has all kinds of...More

Thank Reflectorgo
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This is in the premier league of traditional English churches, enjoy the history and all the other signs of a church that is still a living part of the community it serves.

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We visited on a Friday morning when it was quiet. We were made to feel welcome and were invited to browse at leisure. We also visited on a Sunday morning to hear the church bells and invited to join in mass. The church has been...More

Thank dinkumpomm
Reviewed 14 July 2016

If you like history then do visit this church. Mentioned in doomsday so has a lot history wise. It was pouring with rain so did not spend much time outside.

Thank Caroleanndevon
Reviewed 29 June 2016

It was first recorded in the Doomsday Book in 1086 . Then rebuilt between 1435 and 1440 . The Porch , Font , Nave, & bell tower are all from this time . There is a medieval table top tomb of the young Duke of...More

Thank Phil570
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
The Lion Hotel
387 reviews
.15 miles away
The George Hotel & Brasserie
321 reviews
.16 miles away
Premier Inn Huntingdon (A1/A14) Hotel
620 reviews
2.68 miles away
Holiday Inn Huntingdon Racecourse
551 reviews
2.86 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2 nearby restaurants
The Lion at Buckden
192 reviews
.14 miles away
The Black Bull
174 reviews
2.26 miles away
Cinnamon
63 reviews
2.31 miles away
The Bell
76 reviews
2.62 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2 nearby attractions
Buckden Towers
38 reviews
.15 miles away
High Harthay Outdoor Pursuits
19 reviews
1.96 miles away
Southlake Aqua Park
50 reviews
2.60 miles away
Paxton Pits Nature Reserve
188 reviews
3.13 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from St Mary's Church staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines