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St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses

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Magdalene Street, Glastonbury BA6 8DH, England
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All reviews alms houses little gem busy street pretty garden an oasis of calm tended garden wonderful energy small garden piece of history worth a visit haven of peace lovely place town centre labyrinth volunteers icons contemplation
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Reviewed 15 December 2016

Nice old architecture but nothing worth to see inside the chapel. Cute tiny garden and a small cell with picturesque furniture.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank elenadanaan
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Worth stopping by and spending time to read the history in the leaflets or speak to any volunteers he may be there to offer further information. It's a lovely place to stop and sit but also fascinating to see the extremely old almshouses tiny but...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

A beautiful historic chapel and garden , ideal sanctuary away from shops and shoppers..a calm inspiring space for meditation or prayer

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a very small chapel with alm houses outside, one of them being furnished and open to the public. The garden is small but attractive and still colourful in October, the history of the place is fascinating. Well worth a visit and it is...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Dovechick
Reviewed 30 October 2016

It is such a lovely, quaint little chapel that is slightly hidden away. I had the place to myself so I just stayed there for awhile, enjoying the beautiful energies.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SujathaS99
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Great little spot to reflect. Beautiful and easy to get to. If you have time you should check it out.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank kittyhead9
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem right in the heart of the hippie town Glastonbury, a beautiful little chapel and gorgeous flowers and grounds. A calm and relaxed placed

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Mum-rlp
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Despite many visits to Glastonbury over the last 10 years, I only found out about The Magalene Chapel as the locals call it, just before my last visit and it was by far the highlight of my visit. Beautiful energy, lovely staff looking after the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank sandraW7204KO
Reviewed 22 September 2016

If you want to escape the hustle & bustle of the High Street, take a stroll along the west side of Magdalene Street, past the church & Victorian pump house, and look for a small alley on your right. Go through the door at the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Bob Q
Reviewed 29 August 2016

A tranquil spot to sit in the delightful gardens far from the maddening crowds but just around the corner from the mayhem of the high st. A chance to sit and reflect .

Date of experience: August 2016
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