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St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses

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Magdalene Street, Glastonbury BA6 8DH, England
+44 1458 835067
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful little piece of history and a place of calm contemplation in our busy town. The delightful gardens are very peaceful and enclosed. The volunteers brought this garden back to life and it shows their love for the place.

Thank Kath A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Originally part of the towns wall, this tiny ‘put you up’ for travellers or hospital gave it’s name to the street it sits on, ‘spital street! Now renamed Magdalene St after the chapel. Not as obvious to find as the Tor or Abbey etc but...More

Thank PRHickman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tune in very spiritual! This place is wonderful to just imagine and immurse yourself in the wonderful energy!

Thank scarolo60
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Nice bit of history Old medieval hospital and chapel from the time of the Abbey Very peaceful and serene place

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Love to sit here silently meditating. Pretty garden with calm atmosphere . Opposite Glastonbury Abby down a little ally. Worth a visit.

2  Thank philippa155
Reviewed 2 May 2018

A well looked after Chapel & Almshouses which is a place of peace, with one Almshouse open , and a lovely small garden. Free to enter , but you can give a donation ....We loved it .

1  Thank ian-engineer
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Short walk form the Abbey It will not take you a long time to go around, but lovely gardens, chapel, finger maze, and reconstruction of cottage are worth the stroll down the road.

2  Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Hidden oasis of tranquility, with tastefully, understated chapel, pretty herbaceous bordered garden and authentic, interesting almshouses. Please respect the quietness for other visitors..

Thank Ann572014
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is a delightful place as part of your Glastonbury itinerary. Down a little path with a wrought iron gate, takes you into a well tended garden. The bulbs were out when I went. The alms houses are fascinating 2 room dwellings with lathe and...More

Thank SueJennings
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Always a quiet, breath of fresh air A sunny spot of interest and history, the chapel is so lovely. A beautiful surprise off a busy street.

Thank Joan G
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