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Tewkesbury Abbey

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Address: Abbey Office Church Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5RZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1684 850959
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Christmas shopping in the Abbey

Have been to the Abbey on numerous occasions. It has an excellent gift shop both for souvenirs and if you are looking for something a little special,not overpriced. Also a good... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have been to the Abbey on numerous occasions. It has an excellent gift shop both for souvenirs and if you are looking for something a little special,not overpriced. Also a good range of books about this beautiful building. If you are a fan of stained glass,beautiful architecture or a War of the Roses history buff you must visit. The atmosphere... More 

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Philippa S, General Manager at Tewkesbury Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Tewkesbury Abbey. We love to hear when our visitors have enjoyed being here and are rightly proud of the Shop which is largely run by volunteers. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

was in tewksbury & a friend took me for a walk down to the abbey what a amazing building. a choir was praticing while we walked around the building the sound was amazing and i dont like chior music. if you like churches or the like worth dropping in

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Thank womblecrosby
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was very nice to go there and try and go back in time to when and how they built it.. I will go back there..

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The tearoom at the Abbey is wonderful. Smiley staff, dogs are welcome and lovely food from cakes to sandwiches etc

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Philippa S, General Manager at Tewkesbury Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you for posting such a kind review. We all enjoy the cakes made by the Tea Room More 

Chester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A lovely building with lots of character set in the middle of a very charming town. Well worth a detour if you are in the area.

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes you really can touch history.no closed off exhibits ,no restricted areas,wander at your leasure and be amazed by the workmanship of 900 years ago.no entrance fee which is good,but donations keep this building alive so don't be shy. ENJOY!

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Philippa S, General Manager at Tewkesbury Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is always lovely to hear when visitors have enjoyed our building. More 

Bridgend, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love going in church even though I am not religious! But I love looking at the glazed window, so pretty and colorful and just so meaningful! The church itself was quite big and lots of things to look around.

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Thank sdang88
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an interesting church it was pleasantly surprising that there was no cover charge. I am more inclined to donate as the pressure is not the same and I appreciated the work involved in keeping the church. Well worth a look if you are in the area

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Philippa S, General Manager at Tewkesbury Abbey, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Tewkesbury Abbey. I am so glad you enjoyed your visit. More 

Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful from the outside and beautiful within. Liked that entry was suggested donations and no people at cash desk wanting money for entering like at Bath Abbey. Lovely little shop selling a good selection of gifts with friendly staff.

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Devon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this Abbey during our brief visit to Tewkesbury, we were amazed, it is a stunning building, well worth a visit

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