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Nice interior with beautiful windows. Colourful and wel display. Nice walk around the church... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
chrisgeldof
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Zevenbergen, The Netherlands
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It’s only a small church with a small cemetery but it’s cute and very welcoming. Small car park out... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
Sightsee752171
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Moe, Australia
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Small 14th century church standing on the banks of the River Conwy. Now redundant, it is in the care of the St Michael's Betws-y-Coed Trust.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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| Ffordd Hen Eglwys, Snowdonia National Park, Betws-y-Coed LL24 0AL, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice interior with beautiful windows. Colourful and wel display. Nice walk around the church itself, nearby city centre

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chrisgeldof
Reviewed October 24, 2018

It’s only a small church with a small cemetery but it’s cute and very welcoming. Small car park out the front. Nice little stopover if you are passing buy.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sightsee752171
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Beautiful old church, well worth a visit. So historic, and the lovely choral music playing in the background adds to the amazing ambience. Wonderful place.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank welshlady1954
Reviewed July 24, 2018

What a tranquil and beautifully restored church set in such a peaceful corner of Betws. A visit to this historic building touched my soul, such a haven in our noisy and hectic lives......

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jan S
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We only briefly looked into this church and did not see anything that stood out or was interesting. We had come to take photos of some soldiers who were commemorated on their family gravestones. But the churchyard was rather overgrown and with no map of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LordNoddy
Jonric, Trustee at St. Michael's Old Church, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thanks for your review. If you had contacted us we would have been able to help you find the graves you were looking for as we have a copy of the survey done in the 1990s by the Gwynedd Family History Society which includes transcriptions...More

Reviewed May 8, 2018

My favorite church on earth. Quiet, historical, welcoming, and peaceful. A real gift shared with visitors.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jeannej77
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

This darling peaceful little 15th century church is cared for by a band of volunteers with huge hearts who have saved this tiny gem from death by neglect. Time will slow as you breathe in the history. Your visit is free, but put some contribution...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jan M
Reviewed April 13, 2018

really nice and cute church - open everyday. easy to access and find. based in small village. worth to visit

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lopi182015
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Set in beautiful tranquil setting, St Michael's old church is a small, neat church with a bit of history. It's stood here since the 12th century, making it easily the oldest building in the village, and although nothing of real significance is here, it's just...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Really lovely place to visit, very oldy woldy! Genuine piece of british history and a lovely peaceful place to reflect

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lucy N
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