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Fine unusual round church

Went to 8am Holy Communion here with small congregation but warm welcome. Interesting 17c church... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Dartford, United Kingdom
Amazing Building

We just had a glimpse inside this beautiful Church as a wedding was about to take place. Stunning... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Went to 8am Holy Communion here with small congregation but warm welcome. Interesting 17c church much restored late last century with Heritage Lottery funding. Until this month has been shared with the United Reformed Church. Opposite Whately Hall Hotel , and Banbury Cross 100 yards...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

We just had a glimpse inside this beautiful Church as a wedding was about to take place. Stunning interior and very unusual exterior.Churchyard very well looked after, lovely to walk around.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Dropped in here for a quick gander and met the pastor who gave us the low down on the church history. Offered us tea which was free, made by the local church community. Spent about 45-50 minutes looking at the fine work done by generations...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Church is just down from Banbury Cross and I spotted the unusual tower from there. Unfortunately it was closed when I visited (see my pic for opening times) and so had a walk round the exterior which is rather austere and foreboding. However, I’m sure...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

My friends and I were visiting the area and decided to go for a walk. We found this lovely church as we were heading back towards our hotel. The buildings all around that area are lovely. Especially the church.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lane-English
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This beautiful Church has a wonderful interior also the organ has a great sound. It would wonderful for weddings. The accoustics are very good when used for concerts.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This is a must see church,I doubt if there is another church in the uk that has the special appeal as st,Mary’s. this was my first visit and I intend to return very soon.and there is more to see in this lovely town of Banbury.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank michael B
Reviewed 23 February 2018

If you like church's or architecture then you have to visit St Mary's - it spire/tower is unique as it is round in shape, never seen another like it. Its a well kept and well used town centre church, and its good to see it...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Howlo
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely church. It is not a standard church design and the round “spire” makes it stand out as different from others. It is a real gem of church - and that’s from someone who does not visit lots of churches as a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank northants90
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A very splendid interior. Definitely worth lingering. Wish I had had the time to dawdle there. Hope to be back

Date of experience: November 2017
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