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Sherborne Abbey

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Magnificent building, the ceiling is stunning, use the mirror, don't crick your neck. This is a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
One of the Greater Parish Churches

Visiting churches is a favourite pastime of ours, and this one is well worth the visit: beautifully... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ludlow, United Kingdom
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The Parish Office 3 Abbey Close, Sherborne DT9 3LQ, England
+44 1935 812452
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Magnificent building, the ceiling is stunning, use the mirror, don't crick your neck. This is a must visit.

Thank Grumpigrandpa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting churches is a favourite pastime of ours, and this one is well worth the visit: beautifully maintained and full of historical interest.

Thank crimewriterkate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful abbey church in a stunning setting with a very interesting history and sense of stillness and peace.

Thank EPBerko
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sherborne is a pretty Dorset town but the jewel in the crown must be the Abbey which is not very big in size but has a lovely prayerful atmosphere. My friend brought me here and we sat for quite a while soaking up the spiritual...More

Thank Hilary P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting place to visit with great architecture in side and out; surrounding town alos has things to see.

Thank IMH1960
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended a Male Voice Choir concert here, the acoustic was great and the atmosphere tranquil and lovely. Friendly and helpful staff too. Amazing architecture

Thank FeistyyFran
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Visited on the off chance. So glad we did; a beautiful church with a magnificent golden glow from the stonework. Our 3 yr old son also enjoyed his visit with some children’s books thoughtfully left out

Thank spellfast
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We really enjoyed it here having spent four hours inside the Abbey learning all about the history. The gardens and tea room were good as well

Thank Penny W
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This beautiful Abbey is worth a visit..Long ago I regularly attended the annual Carol service and it was a trip down memory lan on this occasion.

Thank stephaniejones523
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We went to this location to see a concert given by The Dorset Police Male Voice Choir joined by The Avon and Somerset Police Male Voice Choir. This was a fantastic evening of wonderful music performed by 2 very good choirs. Highly recommended.

Thank John H
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July 31, 2018|
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Response from SuePaz | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. It’s about a 5minute walk depending on your ability.
April 15, 2018|
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Response from JessiesGrandma47 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is large Car Park called Culverhayes, off Lomg Street or other access from Ludboune Road. Also other Pay And Display behind Half Moon Hotel, and off Trendle Street. There is some roadside parking in streets a... More