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There are services here on a Wednesday at 12.30pm and the building is sites amongst a small meadow... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
sabatinitennis
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London, United Kingdom
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Franciscan monks founded the college and developed the grounds. The gardens are glorious.very well... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2019
A3303XQpaulh
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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All reviews wild flowers wildflower meadow the river lovely place to sit and relax quiet haven peaceful place the main high street sunny day free entry city centre worth a visit picnic hospital field monk pathway punts
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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

There are services here on a Wednesday at 12.30pm and the building is sites amongst a small meadow from which are fine views of the cathedral in the city. There are two rooms downstairs that tell you about the building and it's Franciscan monks and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

Franciscan monks founded the college and developed the grounds. The gardens are glorious.very well looked after. Billy Bunter , a story, went to Greyfriars school but I didn't find a link. Staff are friendly and welcoming and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank A3303XQpaulh
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Green grass, sun shining history all around. What a fascinating and magical place. All I need is to spend more time there.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alison M
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A tiny little chapel, well hidden away behind the shops in the centre of Canterbuy. It is still used for services and the gardens is beautifully. A lovely place to sit and relax or have a picnic

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AwayWendy
Reviewed 17 September 2018

A great place to hang out on a sunny day, with a historic feel. Very relaxing oasis in the centre of Canterbury for those who know it's there. Tranquility treat. Medieval dress optional :-) No children's play-park equipment so generally it's old-fashioned well behaved children...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Donsafe
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Beautiful little Chapel Can be difficult to find but local canal boat tour easily directed us to it Free Entry Guide at door very informative and helpful worth a visit - even has a jail inside !! beautiful gardens around the area Donations welcomed and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank eholland13
Reviewed 15 September 2018

I happened upon this beautiful chapel during one of the many great Canterbury festivals last summer. Part of its charm is that it does seem quite accidental when you find it. Definitely worth seeing. It has a grea5 feel.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank GrishGrish
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Only a short walk from the High Street, but walking through the entrance to The Gardens brings you into a tranquil area including meandering pathways, the chapel, plus the river running through. It is not difficult to imagine how it would have been at the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Tucked away from the high street, so worth a short five minute walk to discover this little piece os tranquility.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Enka29
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Nice little gardens that a very peaceful in Canterbury. Just sit and read or have a sleep. A little hidden gem I think

Date of experience: July 2018
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