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Beautiful building

The remains of the Abbey and the church are set in lovely grounds just two minutes walk from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andy E
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Colchester, United Kingdom
Wonderful @ Wymondham Abbey

Charming place to visit with beautiful stained glass windows & spot the angels on the ceiling. Also... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ryta L
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United Kingdom
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Wymondham Abbey is located in the market town of Wymondham and is the town's parish church. As well as being an active church with services every day, the Abbey is also a hub for the community for events such as family activities and concerts. In...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Church Street, Wymondham NR18 0PH, England
Website
+44 1953 607062
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The remains of the Abbey and the church are set in lovely grounds just two minutes walk from Wymondham centre. inside the church, which is more the size of a cathedral, the decoration is exquisite, especially the carved roof trusses. There's a touch screen at...More

Thank Andy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Charming place to visit with beautiful stained glass windows & spot the angels on the ceiling. Also a small bookshop to peruse.

Thank Ryta L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely sunny day, walked to the Abby from the town centre, about 5 - 10 minutes. Was closed so couldn’t go inside but the grounds were well kept. The river is another 5 minutes away and you get a really view of the Abby from...More

Thank DanBuchan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A story of 11th Century French , of reformations , and renewal ! Magnificent monument well worth a visit

Thank Stephen U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here on the off chance as we were visiting family, wydonham abbey is full of history and a very lovely building whilst we were there the Wydonham orchestra where practising they were amazing such a bonus for us to hear such a wonderful...More

Thank suziesmith18
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really special place. The Abbey is spectacular and it is worth to visit! The staff is very kind and helpful. Once a month you can listen to a wonderful organ recital (Sat 11 a.m.)...

1  Thank Grigeli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting Abbey with parts that date back 1000 years. It has its own coffee shop and small shop where you can buy books, fridge magnets etc.

Thank Wendy R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are ever in Wymondham take time out to visit the abbey. You will not be disappointed to find a wonderful abbey in a small market town.

Thank Shirley A
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Wymondham Norman Abbey is incredible inside and is a real heritage jewel. Dating back over 900 years it's history is told in the Abbey Experience.

Thank Val W
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Interested church with twin towers. Would be nice if there was a safe path to the Abbey station through churchyard rather than narrow road on route to Mid Norfolk railway. Wymondham has the potential to be a tourist destination but seriously let down by quality...More

Thank TractorBoy1978
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