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The lightest church

The Light and peace is amazingly beautiful in this humble chucrch . The engraved light windows... read more

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Whistlers Windows

Lovely church that is well looked after. The information for the visitors is good but the windows... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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Unique church featuring the world largest collection of Sir Laurence Whistler's engraved glass windows. A must see for all art lovers. The first church was built in 1190 and rebuilt in 1410 and 1776. A war time bombing on 8 October 1940 extensively...more
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Moreton House High Street | Bejond White Gates Follow Red Church Sign, Moreton DT2 8RH, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Light and peace is amazingly beautiful in this humble chucrch . The engraved light windows touch your soul , a must to go and see . Lawrence of Arabia lived in the area NT and is buried in the grave yard up the road...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely church that is well looked after. The information for the visitors is good but the windows are why you should visit and they are excellent.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank NeilS237
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We'd been to see the tiny home of T.E. Lawrence, aka 'Lawrence of Arabia', which is just a few miles from Moreton, and wanted to visit his grave. Lawrence is buried in the churchyard of St. Nicholas Church in the small village of Moreton, and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful church, tucked away but worth every footstep to go and see. The Windows make the church one of the most beautiful I've seen. So light and welcoming, giving the most wonderful feeling to it.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Amazing etched glass windows by Lawrence Whistler that really need to be looked at in detail with some even macabre scenes but a must if you visit Moreton, along with the Tea Rooms.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A really beautiful church, tucked away in Morten It was bombed in WWII and the stained glass was replaced by etchings which are fantastic and make the Church so light. Good guides, calendars, postcards etc

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Heavenly contrast after visiting nearby Tank museum! Well worth seeing the unusual etched windows, brilliantly crafted allowing diffused light into this pretty church. The old school ,now a teahouse is also atmospheric making it all a worthwhile short trip.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

This church is beautiful. It has wonderful etched windows which make the church light and bright. It is worth taking a good look at the windows and reading the history of the building.

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 28 August 2018

The main thing visitors go to see are the windows with the beautiful Whistler engravings. Busy at weekends. Don't miss it if you are in mid-Dorset. Not far from Laurence of Arabia's old home.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 27 August 2018

An interesting church to visit with a peaceful ambience. The Laurence Whistler commissioned windows are very unusual and stunning, ensuring the interior is full of light. Make sure to search for the illusive thirteenth! Even the floor tiles are beautiful. A visit is highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2018
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