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Holt Road, Walsingham, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First stop on a day spent in Walsingham. Well worth a visit with its historical background and its spiritual atmosphere. and significance.

Thank Malcolm R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful place in Norfolk to visit any time of the year we choose autumn everything about the place is beautiful I come home feeling very blessed for having had quality time with so many lovely people in such a spiritual place I always look forward...More

Thank dianecooke45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They have online prayer requests, and visit is very calm and joyful experience because its in a country side and not so crowded.

Thank SoniaVar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had no pre-conceived ideas about the shrine at Walsingham as I am not a religious person but this is a lovely place. Gardens, cafe, a good exhibition telling the whole story and of course, the shrine itself.

Thank FedererFanatic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only had a few hours to spare but made the morning mass at 11.30 am in the small modern chapel which was intimate and had pews in a circle. Glad we had this experience. Afterwards we visited the main chapel which had all the altars...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this shrine aand really enjoyed the peaceful atmosphere. The whole area is so well kept especially the gardens and pathways for meditating in. The shrine itself has many chantry chapels with information and silence was kept all the time we were there. The...More

1  Thank donnison44
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just got home from my very first pilgrimage. It’s a beautiful, holy place and I would recommend anyone to visit here. The locals outside of the shrine are so friendly and we’ve definitely made friends for life. It’s in a quiet, rural Norfolk setting and...More

Thank thisisheidi
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Not to be missed, the atmosphere in Walsingham is so peaceful and uplifting. Little Walsingham is where the ancient "Slipper Chapel" is, a delightful little chapel of prayer. It's next to the Catholic Church where something seems to be going on all the time in...More

1  Thank Hild61
Reviewed 13 September 2018

An ancient pilgrimage site, for hundreds of years. The nearby village is small but well maintained. There are a couple of pubs plus a shop. At the Catholic shrine (1 mile away) there is an ancient, small slipper chapel plus a larger church which has...More

1  Thank m0nmary
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area, make a point of visiting this place. It might not be everyone's cup of tea but give it a chance. There is a small car park uphill from the square, reasonably priced by the hour or day. Reception is...More

1  Thank Driver_in_Europe
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Harish M
22 July 2018|
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Response from Barbara P | Reviewed this property |
Parking is difficult unless you have a disabled badge. Have you considered staying over? Nortons is situated in the grounds and offers food and accommodation, or there are B&B facilities locally.
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Janice C
28 April 2018|
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Response from thisisheidi | Reviewed this property |
There is a sign in the Anglican shrine saying assistance dogs only. We didn’t see any other dogs around there.
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Janice C
28 April 2018|
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Response from elvis545 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Janice C, Possibly to the grounds but I don't think actually in the shrine.... you would have to ask a member of staff, they are very accommodating.
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