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A lovely hour spent here

We had a really enjoyable hour or so wandering around this idylic little place. It has some... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wickydrews
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Beautiful historic church with royal connections

Not to be missed on a visit to Sandringham - the historic church on the estate which the royal... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ian C
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really enjoyable hour or so wandering around this idylic little place. It has some interesting stones in the graveyard. The gentleman guide was fantastic. He was both informative and entertaining. He had so many tales to tell. I was impressed with how...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not to be missed on a visit to Sandringham - the historic church on the estate which the royal family attend for services. The 16th century parish church dedicated to Mary Magdalene, with its richly painted interior and angel roof, was restored by S. S....More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the church used by the Royal Family at Christmas. It's a lovely little church with a noticeably higher level of ornamentation. Some interesting plaques and regimental banners present

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The parish volunteers were very knowledgable and shared stories of their mixing with royalty. The little shop had many religious and non religious items at low cost. The church itself was simple other than bright silver altar. Clean and welcoming.

Thank racheljennings137
Reviewed 6 October 2018

A lot of History in a small place,very well looked.after.The monuments to the past members of the royal family are very interesting.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 4 October 2018

You’d hardly expect a church on a royal estate to be inferior....you’d not be wrong. Visit and start with the breathtaking silver altar, there are many more details to enjoy. We have been privileged to attend here three times on Christmas Day. The queen is...More

Thank tyketyke
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Small but beautiful. The altar is magnificent being all silver. The stained glass was particularly of interest. The welcoming guide pointed out facts of interest. Well worth a visit. We even went to the morning Mass during the week.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Nice to visit the beautiful little church usually seen on tvappp😃when queen is attending service. Nice ceilings altar and interesting tributes on wall plaques. Grave of the prince who only lived for one day is in graveyard outside

Thank 814AlanW
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Simply the best small church you will ever see. A silver alter that’s unique and out of this world and a silver organ and17th century processional cross are the Crown Jewels in this most royal of churches.

Thank Trek2k
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Visited the Church as visiting the house, not at all what we expected, very small but the altar stunning . Will take a lot more notice on the outside when the Royal Family are shown on Christmas Day . There is a book to leave...More

Thank SE A
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jenny_anthony
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Response from Chris J | Reviewed this property |
Hello I don't know the exact time but I know its Christmas Day morning as well as Christmas Eve evening. Regards
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ladykaty79
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Response from kizkizkizkiz | Reviewed this property |
Only locals can attend the church service. Anyone can stand outside to see them arrive and leave
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