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St Mary Abbots Church

corner of Kensington High Street/Kensington Church Street, London W8 4LA, England
+44 20 7937 5136
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I was blessed to attend a Sunday service here in early March. The staff and fellow worshipers were... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
maybeitsthebeertalk
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St Mary Abbots Church is located on Kensington High Street in Kensington. St Mary Abbots Church is... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
LUCKY J
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New York City, New York
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corner of Kensington High Street/Kensington Church Street, London W8 4LA, England
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

I was blessed to attend a Sunday service here in early March. The staff and fellow worshipers were very kind and loved the history of the church. Worshiping here is awe inspiring, to me it ranked up with Sagrada Familia and St. Patrick's New York....More

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

St Mary Abbots Church is located on Kensington High Street in Kensington. St Mary Abbots Church is a undiscovered architectural gem that must be seen if you are in the area. A striking stone above ground tunnel leads you to this church which has the...More

Thank LUCKY J
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

On the way to the Kensington Gardens I found this beautiful church by chance I had never heard about this church before because there was no article in my travel guide book!! But what I want for travel is like THIS!! There was no tavelers,visiters...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Almost hidden just South West of Kensington Palace is this beautiful 12/13th century building. The place's history lies heavy ob you as soon as you step through the gate - you seem transported to ancient times. Inside, it is just as beautiful and serene.

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

This is a wonderful place to escape the bustle of the city streets and wander through the magnificent church and surrounding buildings and gardens. it really is a charming place, filled with history and stories. Read the plaques and headstones as you wander around and...More

Thank Shelley J
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This church built in 1872 is in the Gothic Revival style the Victorian were so fond of but it is built on the site of much older churches so the bells the amazing pulpit and many artifacts and memorials in the church and the tombstones...More

Thank 70ish
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

This church located on Kensington High Street and the corner of Kensington Church Street was built in 1872. Architecture is neo-Gothic and early-English styles and it has the tallest spire in London. It is a peaceful place for some quiet contemplation away from the bustle...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Whether you want to worship or enjoy the great architecture, Saint Mary abbots is a great place. It has a great sign just outside which reflects the church and clergy motto: where children are baptised, lovers wed, and loved ones laid to rest.

Thank Hani A
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

A place of Christian worship for over 1,000 years. Current church was designed by leading Victorian artist Sir Heorge Gilbert Scott. Many famous people have worshipped there, best known being Sir Isaac Newton to whom is dedicated a stained glass window. At the back of...More

Thank Datchet
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

St Mary Abbots Church is an extraordinary sacred space in the heart of Kensington. The cathedral is absolutely stunning, and the history contained within its walls is truly amazing. If you have the opportunity, do attend one of the services; they are wonderful.

Thank GloriaAndLorraine
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