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Tewkesbury Abbey

Abbey Office Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RZ, England
+44 1684 850959
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Stunning abbey

Beautiful abbey, well worth a visit , A very old building beautifully maintained, lots of history... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JANET G
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Stunning abbey

Stunning building on the high ground above the battle of Tewkesbury site. Good parking on doorstep... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Abbey Office Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RZ, England
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Abbey Office Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RZ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful abbey, well worth a visit , A very old building beautifully maintained, lots of history surrounds this abbey , gorgeous stained glass windows,

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stunning building on the high ground above the battle of Tewkesbury site. Good parking on doorstep in a p&d and warm and welcoming on a cold grey day.

Thank maisiecatGuernsey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited midweek to the stunning abbey. Beautiful inside with great architecture. Am extremely old building full of underground graves and tombs that are many hundreds of years old (some with a grizzly past)! Free to enter and there is a quaint shop inside which is...More

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Philippa S, General Manager at Tewkesbury Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review. It is always lovely to hear from visitors who have enjoyed our building. If you have a blue disabled parking badge you are able to park immediately outside the Abbey in the lay by.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited purely by chance and were stunned at how beautiful the abbey is. It is in a stunning setting and wandering around inside the ancient building was a very interesting and enjoyable detour for us.

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Philippa S, General Manager at Tewkesbury Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a nice Abbey although they all tend to be similar. The ceiling is really nice and there is some good stone work.

Thank cliveoHerts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The above event was sung by Tewkesbury Abbey Schola Cantorum of Dean Close Preparatory School. It was absolutely wonderful! I was blown away by the magnificence of this sacred building, its architecture, history and beauty. The simple Christmas decorations added to the occasion. I've been...More

Thank bluelizard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Totally stunning building filled with history. You'd be a fool not to visit if you're in the area. In 2021 the Abbey will celebrate its 900 year birthday

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Christmas morning service in the cathedral. It was spectacular with the Choir in full voice and the Organ at full bore. The place was packed with worshippers, rejoicing in the birth of Jesus. It was the first time we had been...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1st Class setting excellent walk around The Abbey for dogs,good gift shop & tea rooms,historic building in a tranquil setting.

Thank elwynwilliams50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a beautiful Abbey with kind people. Definitely worth a visit. Luckily it survived the Dissolution. I don't know if it is one of the most beautiful and well preserved church buildings in the UK, but I will say that the people I spoke to...More

Thank JQ2009
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19Maureen01
6 September 2017|
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Response from Peter J | Reviewed this property |
yes is fine
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Nav S
27 July 2016|
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Response from steve i | Reviewed this property |
No entrance fee.
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Nav S
27 July 2016|
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Response from MattEdwards2014 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in answering but no entrance fee just looking for donations and when you see it you will make one it's lovely
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