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Minster Abbey

Church Street, Minster, Ramsgate CT12 4HF, England
+44 1843 821254
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Had no idea this existed so it was a nice surprise. Visited on a Tuesday when they had a coffee... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
crushertim
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Leicester, United Kingdom
So interesting, Tudor, Roman, Saxon buildings all on view

We had tea / coffee and cake at the Tea Rooms first - wonderful! Massive tasty scones, massive pot... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Stella H
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Westgate-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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  • Average3%
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Church Street, Minster, Ramsgate CT12 4HF, England
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+44 1843 821254
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Had no idea this existed so it was a nice surprise. Visited on a Tuesday when they had a coffee morning, it's free entry so made a donation for the coffee, friendly chap chatted to us about the place whislt we had our drinks. Well...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

We had tea / coffee and cake at the Tea Rooms first - wonderful! Massive tasty scones, massive pot of tea, lovely people. Very quaint and peaceful. Afterwards feed the ducks and enjoyed a stroll around the gardens, then on to the Tour. It was...More

1  Thank Stella H
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

What a peaceful and friendly tearoom. Tucked out the way at the rear of Minster Abbey. Shabby Chic country garden with ducks wandering about. Lovely girl, Hayley serving at the counter. MASSIVE pot of good coffee and huge slab of delicious cake. Have a poke...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This attraction is full of interest for all visitors. The location is a place to relax and unwind around a lake/pond occupied with a troop of very contented ducks. The Abbey, with its museum, is a place full of information and tranquility which enables the...More

Thank ArkRoyalist
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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely Tea Shop run by Looking Ahead students. Great scones and cake. Friendly Staff and lovely surroundings

Thank Ronald S
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

nice pot of tea and scones, cream, butter, jam, served by dissabled people nice to see them working in comunity, cafe rather drab abd very cold in winter, nice place to visit in summer

Thank Brennda
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Location open ONLY on a Saturday 11-12 for guided tours. Well worth the wait. Fascinating and informative history provided by one of the 13 nuns.

Thank HummingbirdTX
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

We stayed at the HI Express and wandered down to Minster Village on a cold Saturday morning. The Abbey sits back behind the Church of St Mary in spiritual & respectful recognition to the first place of Christianity in England, which arrived with St Augustine...More

Thank DenTreacy
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

A visit to the Abbey, and especially the Abbey Cafe with its unique staff is a fantastic way to relax and let the pressures of everyday life be forgotten for a while

Thank ArkRoyalist
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Very nice and a peaceful interlude away from the normal hussle and bussle of live. Obviously not for everyone but would recommend taking a little time out to relax and visit

Thank penfolds_bin_95
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