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A gorgeous church.

This is an absolutely gorgeous church, surprisingly overlooked by tourists. The church features a... read more

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A hidden gem - well worth visiting

I have attended special services and concerts in the church over the years, but I have never have... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Ian C
London, United Kingdom
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corner of Kensington High Street/Kensington Church Street, London W8 4LA, England
+44 20 7937 5136
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an absolutely gorgeous church, surprisingly overlooked by tourists. The church features a beautiful nave, stunning colored windows, amazing statues and a wonderful architecture.

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

I have attended special services and concerts in the church over the years, but I have never have had the opportunity for a quiet exploration of the church until today when I made the best of a little spare time while in the area. Hidden...More

Thank Ian C
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

Thank maybeitsthebeertalk
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

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

Thank kyaba_serena
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.

Thank WightLight
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
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
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

Thank nellielim
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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