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St Stephens Church

Probably originally a church would have stood here as early as 900 AD. It was important by the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Barry S
St Albans, United Kingdom
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Lovely church with a long history and interesting displays, situated in the middle of the High... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Probably originally a church would have stood here as early as 900 AD. It was important by the 1600's, when Exeter was enjoying its most prosperous period. At this time it lay at the heart of the City amongst the shops and offices of Exeter's...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely church with a long history and interesting displays, situated in the middle of the High Street

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FirebeanExeter
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

What a stunning building full of contradictions. The outer skin retains the origins of this church while the ultra modern interior breathes in the present. There is a fascinating pictorial overview of the reconstruction of the interior after damage. We saw the boards outside offering...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Johntrombone
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Open daily and easily missed. A lovely red sandstone parish church close to the cathedral and well worth a look. An impressive hatchment on one wall and a number of ornate memorials. Very peaceful and lots of history with good interpretation. No charge for entry...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed 26 July 2018

It is easy to rush by this church as it is in the busy High St of Exeter surrounded by shops. Stop to admire the exterior architecture and arched walkway before popping in to the recently and tastefully refurbished interior .[In recent years the Summer...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Mags L
Reviewed 14 February 2018

always open in day & very friendly,helpfull caretakers in this old church--one of the few Exeter Churches Hitler didn`t destroy in `42.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ray H
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Visited Exeter and decided to see the church and have a drink and bite to eat, the scone I had was not up to any standard!

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 794lionelt
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Whilst taking a break from shopping we visited St Stephen's Church With a stunning and ancient exterior we were amazed at the contrasting modern interior Most definitely worth visiting to support this amazing historic part of Exeter

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank JeffTheChairman
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Located on Exeter high street this once Anglo Saxon church has a nice tower and is part of Exeter Central parish. Really great church.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank rayrest
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Not quite sure how I've missed this little gem on my previous visits to Exeter as it is rather different to the surrounding buildings. An ongoing service limited us to just looking in from outside but I hope to have another opportunity to properly view...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank One_of_the_BOFs
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