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This minster is easy to find in old district of Lynn it is approxamatly 900 years old .Has some... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
pat c
Beautiful light show at night

Lovely building in lovely surroundings in Saturday Market Place Got married opposite this year in... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Terry H
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Church Street, King's Lynn PE30 5DU, England
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All reviews beautiful church old church stained glass light a candle well worth a visit called st bell ringing cobbled streets older part guild hall st margaret flower beds bell tower saturday market place impressive building town centre worth a trip
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This minster is easy to find in old district of Lynn it is approxamatly 900 years old .Has some lovely stained glass and carvings. Supprisingly light inside. When we visited the Christmas flower arrangments were up and they were truly lovely ,so skilled arrangers in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pat c
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Lovely building in lovely surroundings in Saturday Market Place Got married opposite this year in the beautiful Guildhall, also I was lucky to see H M The Queen on a previous visit and when I waved you kindly smiled and waved back, wonderful memories in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Terry H
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Ancient minster with impressive history well worth visiting. It is situated in the middle of a Square surrounded by well preserved and restorated buildings from the middle age and even older. Beautiful lead glass windows and choir chairs. Floors are still in original tiles. The...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tina D
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Kings Lynn is a very old town so it's only right that it also has a very old church - in this case a minster (which I often equate to something between a church and a cathedral). A well-preserved light and airy large church without...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank empathology
Reviewed 14 October 2018

The Minster at first impression seems quite austere, but there are many things to be discovered, including the immense brass memorials. We visited early evening when is was preparing for a showing of the first film 'Phantom of the Opera', to be accompanied with local...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Due to work being carried out on the restoration the church was not accessible for those with mobility issues. Unusually there was also no one available to talk to to explain the history or to say where the portable ramp was. Shame as the stained...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank racheljennings137
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Loved the carved wood it is worth a visit for that alone. The stonework and the font were also of interest. The place is free to visit but donations are welcome and vital to keep a place like this going. You can spend under an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Julie M
Reviewed 26 September 2018

The history of this magnificent church is wonderful story, very closely tied to the story of Kings Lynn, the twin towers point to the the past importance of the church, and the fact it was intended to be a cathedral in the very important port...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PeterS9131
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Lovely stained glass and carvings. A work of art. Worth a visit if you are in kings lynn. We went in to avoid the rain but glad we did.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Claire C
Reviewed 16 September 2018

A beautiful building , wonderful flower display either side of the path . Like all old buildings restoration taking place and funds required . Liked the Tide Clock on the tower which you see on the way in . A beautiful globe shaped candle display...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SE A
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