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Beautiful building

Parking right next to the Abbey side gate. The setting and the building are beautiful, but the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Andy E
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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A beautiful place

We were staying locally and had to go through Tewkesbury every day so we often stopped at the Ham... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JethrotheMutant
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Oulton Broad, United Kingdom
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All reviews well worth a visit beautiful building norman architecture the stained glass windows steeped in history lots of history gift shop lovely grounds tea room free entry lovely place cakes car park donation choir battle clarence
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Parking right next to the Abbey side gate. The setting and the building are beautiful, but the inside exceptional, especially the vaulted ceilings, with exquisite detail. Entrance by voluntary contributions, but easily worth £5 per person compared to similar buildings.

Thank Andy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying locally and had to go through Tewkesbury every day so we often stopped at the Ham (2 hours free parking) walked by the water crossed by the mill and into the Abbey. It is a magnificent building with so many features one...More

Thank JethrotheMutant
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Tewkesbury Abbey. I live in the town & so am able to visit very often. It is the most incredible building with a beautiful interior and amazing Windows. With a small fee you can buy a pass to take photos of this stunning...More

Thank elaineSW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely building & well worth a visit,, beautiful interior, flowers look good. Very interesting history.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A moving experience at Tewkesbury abbey! Beautiful building, stained glass windows, knowledgable and helpful guides. Organ played and was wonderful!

Thank Gra_legend
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If in Tewksbury you mustn’t miss the Abbey, such a nice building obviously with plenty of history. We visited on a Sunday between services. It’s the second time we have visited.

Thank Daviesic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This impressive Abbey, built in the early 11th century, demonstrates the incredible architectural and engineering skills of our forebears. The vaulted ceiling and the stained glass windows are particularly impressive.

Thank Rowley51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Saturday again. Friendly guide on entrance. Useful information leaflet. Very interesting place and will return again.

Thank P S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a very interesting place to visit. Full of history & lots of amazing historical facts...especially about 'The Wars of the Roses' in medieval times! The Abbey was very interesting & the stained glass windows were beautiful. Car parking was plentiful & at a...More

Thank Colin D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I paid a visit to the Abbey last Monday, we were met by a very friendly guide who gave us a quick introduction to the Abbey before we had a wander around. Check out the size of the pillers and marvel at...More

Thank Eddie S
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19Maureen01
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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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12 January 2016|
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Response from Jonathan W | Reviewed this property |
If I were you, I'd get the train to Bath, then rent a car. Public transport isn't generally that great in any rural area of Britain. Rent a car and explore the beautiful Cotswolds at your leisure. And I'm sure you love... More
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Tommybutts
27 December 2015|
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Response from Philippa S | Property representative |
Dogs are allowed in the grounds and inside the Abbey.
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