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Lovely (and warm)

Was included in our guided walk of Kensington royal village. Large welcoming church with a fair... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2019
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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Gothic Church

When I came upon this church, I thought I had come upon a the set of a period piece film. The... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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corner of Kensington High Street/Kensington Church Street, London W8 4LA, England
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Was included in our guided walk of Kensington royal village. Large welcoming church with a fair amount of information scattered around. Known for all sorts of good works (including food banks) - a special place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed 20 October 2018

When I came upon this church, I thought I had come upon a the set of a period piece film. The church is dark and foreboding on the outside, but very beautiful on the inside. I lucked out that they were having a small service...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is an absolutely gorgeous church, surprisingly overlooked by tourists. The church features a beautiful nave, stunning colored windows, amazing statues and a wonderful architecture.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 27 July 2018

I have attended special services and concerts in the church over the years, but I have never have had the opportunity for a quiet exploration of the church until today when I made the best of a little spare time while in the area. Hidden...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I was blessed to attend a Sunday service here in early March. The staff and fellow worshipers were very kind and loved the history of the church. Worshiping here is awe inspiring, to me it ranked up with Sagrada Familia and St. Patrick's New York....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

St Mary Abbots Church is located on Kensington High Street in Kensington. St Mary Abbots Church is a undiscovered architectural gem that must be seen if you are in the area. A striking stone above ground tunnel leads you to this church which has the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank luckyj_12
Reviewed 14 October 2017

On the way to the Kensington Gardens I found this beautiful church by chance I had never heard about this church before because there was no article in my travel guide book!! But what I want for travel is like THIS!! There was no tavelers,visiters...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank kyaba_serena
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Almost hidden just South West of Kensington Palace is this beautiful 12/13th century building. The place's history lies heavy ob you as soon as you step through the gate - you seem transported to ancient times. Inside, it is just as beautiful and serene.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank WightLight
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a wonderful place to escape the bustle of the city streets and wander through the magnificent church and surrounding buildings and gardens. it really is a charming place, filled with history and stories. Read the plaques and headstones as you wander around and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank shelley010593
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This church built in 1872 is in the Gothic Revival style the Victorian were so fond of but it is built on the site of much older churches so the bells the amazing pulpit and many artifacts and memorials in the church and the tombstones...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 70ish
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