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What a beautiful church and grounds

This is a beautiful church right the in the middle of a very scenic old town. Highly recommend the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gbmontreal
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Pointe Claire, Canada
Lovely church

Great to see a welcoming church. Love the ambience, a whiff of incense. Stayed to light a candle... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2017
Andrew M
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Monmouth Road, Monmouth NP25 4AF, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful church right the in the middle of a very scenic old town. Highly recommend the visit and a must to walk around the village. The streets have interesting shops and old buildings to admire

Thank gbmontreal
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Great to see a welcoming church. Love the ambience, a whiff of incense. Stayed to light a candle. Obviously well cared for.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed October 2, 2017

St Mary's Priory Church is a beautiful, there's no other word for it. There's not masses inside, but it loses nothing for that, because what is there is well worth visiting.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed August 22, 2017

I visited this church largely because I think some of my ancestors may be buried here. While looking for their tombs, I was struck by the beauty of the stained glass window at the rear of the church and intrigued by all the old tombs...More

Thank Steven B
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Well and lovingly maintained church with points of interest outside and in. The door stayed open which is welcoming.

Thank maryDyffrynArdudwy
Reviewed July 5, 2017

Lovely church to visit and lots of quiet space to sit in the grounds (great for shade during a hot summer's day).

Thank Pekoe
Reviewed June 25, 2017

A beautiful church full of history. benches in the grounds allow you to just sit and enjoy the peace

Thank filligirl
Reviewed April 11, 2017

My daughter was married in this church. The people responsible for the arrangements were excellent and nothing was too much trouble. The church is a tranquil place capable of accommodating a large congregation. The acoustics were excellent and the professional photographer was afforded access to...More

1  Thank Jeff M
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Looks more like a small cathedral than a church. Open entry and interesting to spend a few minutes looking round.

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Reviewed November 19, 2016

Founded as a Benedictine priory in the 11th century, the church managed to survive the Reformation. Its most treasured possession is the 15th century carving of King David's father Jesse which was carved from one solid piece of oak. Also of interest is the tomb...More

1  Thank spaqueen_9
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