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Beautiful place of worship with amazing views from the Tower

Amazing Norman Priory with outstanding architecture. A trip up the Tower was an added bonus - and... read more

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Ruth B
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Walking the Cloisters

The whole area around the priory is just steeped in history. Showing some Aussies around the Norman... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Restless59
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

Amazing Norman Priory with outstanding architecture. A trip up the Tower was an added bonus - and the 176 steps up werent as bad as I had expected with views of the bells on the way up/down. Loved the beautiful stained glass windows in the...More

Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The whole area around the priory is just steeped in history. Showing some Aussies around the Norman Priory, the quay area, the water mill, the castle/tower/keep ruins it really brings home the age of the area

Thank Restless59
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful building with lots of architecture and full of history, a lovely place to wander. Look out for the beam and the story behind the church.

Thank elle882
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff here were very helpful, and eager to talk about this beautiful church. They can answer most queries and are pleased to do so. The church itself is an amazing place and it was great to wander round soaking up the atmosphere. A visit...More

Thank Angela S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful building full of history . There are very knowledgeable volunteers that walk around that can answer your questions and tell you about the building.we spent an hour and a half wondering around.

Thank Helen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful church with lots of history. Look out for concerts and talks which can include trip up the spire but only if your foot

Thank trouble49
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I endorse all the good things written about the Priory and its history. In addition I would like to make special mention of the attractive gift shop where Sarah Alcock and volunteers recently went to so much trouble to solve a present-seeking problem I was...More

Thank nicolas d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have walked through the church yard on a number of occasions but never thought of visiting the church. However a couple of weeks ago we decided to go inside. Wow what a surprise, the far end of the church was spectacular . The ceiling...More

Thank Bloke1947
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful architecture, additional gardens situated inbetween the town and the Quay, and it's a free activity.

Thank TeaandCakefortheSoul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lived locally for many years. Always enjoy visiting the priory... both in and around the building! Staff inside are always accomodating and I have enjoyed guided tours before. Try to visit in the summer just as the sun hits the large stained glass window in...More

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