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Pershore Abbey

Open today: 08:00 - 17:30
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A taste of the past

Have visited Pershore on many occasions but had never been into the Abbey before but it was the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jill B
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
Just attended the Armistice concert here!

Well worth the trip. The Abbey is so beautiful. It actually brought a tear to the eye seeing the... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
dogloverkate
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Malvern, United Kingdom
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For over 1300 years Pershore Abbey has been a centre for Christian worship and life, from its early beginnings as a Saxon monastery to today, as people of all ages still gather to pray, share their spiritual journey and mark significant life events...more
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Church Street, Pershore WR10 1DT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited Pershore on many occasions but had never been into the Abbey before but it was the perfect spot for our Australian cousins to get a small taste of local history. Magnificent building. Extremely interesting and informative lady volunteer, who seemed to have knowledge...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

Well worth the trip. The Abbey is so beautiful. It actually brought a tear to the eye seeing the poppy drop and the readings of extracts of a Pershore soldier. Music was lovely also. My Dad was playing the clarinet in the orchestra and as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PershoreA, Pershore Abbey Team at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2018

Dear dogloverkate, I am so glad to hear that you had such a moving and positive experience at the Armistice service; how wonderful to be able to share the experience with your Dad and to hear him play. The poppy drop is particularly stunning and...More

Reviewed 9 November 2018

This is one of the most beautiful places to visit whilst in Worcestershire. A place to take stock and relax. Let the world go by and ask for help to deal with any personal issues. Thank you.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PershoreA, Pershore Abbey at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Dear babydriver66, thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so glad that the Abbey provided you with such a warm and tranquil experience and that you were able to find some space within its walls to take the time you needed. We...More

Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

The abbey gates have been adorned with poppies and special silhouettes of lost soldiers inside. The abbey is at the heart of beautiful Pershore.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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PershoreA, Pershore Abbey Team at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Dear jok728, thank you for your thoughtful review. Pershore Abbey is proud to recognise, remember and honour all those who served in WW1 and in other conflicts. It is particularly important to us to know that our special Remembrance installations have reached out to those...More

Reviewed 8 November 2018

The Abbey is behind the towns main street and there is a convenient car park which serves the Abbey and the park which surrounds it. The Abbey has a quiet atmosphere and has a very nice interior. It feels homely. I have been to services,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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PershoreA, Pershore Abbey Team at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Thank you for your helpful review toddlerpants - it's great to have such positive feedback from people who use the church regularly. As you say, the Abbey is a stunning visitor attraction right in the heart of the town with great access to local car...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018

I was staying in Worcester and not driving had to get the train to pershore.The station is just a platform timetable and a man in a van with refreshments.I missed seeing the bus stop,but no matter As I didn’t see a single bus in my...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PershoreA, Pershore Abbey at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Thank you for your review Nicola K, how lovely to make a return visit to the Abbey! The flower arrangements really do echo the season and complemented the Harvest celebrations beautifully. There is a new guide book available through our bookshop which has a fresh...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018

We chanced by on an unplanned visit and were amazed at the size and history of the Abbey, and very much impressed by the depth of knowledge of the volunteer guide.More

Date of experience: August 2018
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PershoreA, Pershore Abbey Team at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Thanks for your review DaiFbridge - it's always great when you stumble upon something amazing unexpectedly isn't it? We are so glad that you found the Abbey and that you had such an enjoyable visit - our guides are all extremely passionate about their subject...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018

We treated ourselves to a weekend at the angel hotel and took a walk to the abbey which is beautiful. what fantastic history and set in the most lovely grounds.

Date of experience: September 2018
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PershoreA, Pershore Abbey Team at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely review - we are so glad that you enjoyed your trip to Pershore and that you found time to visit our beautiful abbey.

Reviewed 15 September 2018

Spent a couple of hours looking around Pershore and seeing the abbey on arrival, I walked back to it. Just simply stunning. Unique in its own way. Super friendly lady spoke to me on my arrival. Thank you

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarah W
PershoreA, Pershore Abbey Team at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your review Sarah W - it's a pleasure to welcome our visitors and always lovely to know that people have enjoyed the time they have spent in our unique and beautiful Abbey. We look forward to welcoming you again.

Reviewed 13 September 2018

Worth a visit if you are in the area of Pershore, for any reason. Just behind the High Street set in lovely grounds.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LindyLouMac
PershoreA, Pershore Abbey Team at Pershore Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to tell people about Pershore Abbey LindyLouMac - it's a little gem in a beautiful setting and as you say well worth a visit for any reason - spiritual, historical or just because you have time to spare.

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