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St Mary Magdalene Church

Church Street, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1JS, England
+44 1636 680587
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A lovely serene church with magnificent windows and beautiful choir stalls making it well worth a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jan W
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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Amazing!

This place is 100% the best place in Newark and we will definitely be visiting again.We mostly... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
peter r
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Church Street, Newark-on-Trent NG24 1JS, England
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"lovely market square"
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"well worth a visit"
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"coffee and cake"
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"reredos"
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"death"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely serene church with magnificent windows and beautiful choir stalls making it well worth a visit

Thank Jan W
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

This place is 100% the best place in Newark and we will definitely be visiting again.We mostly enjoyed looking at the grafity on the walls from around the 1600’s correct me if I’m wrong tho. My granddaughter also thoroughly enjoyed planning her wedding here and...More

Thank peter r
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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Passed through Newark on a detoured route from Yorkshire. Newark is a lovely vibrant town which is land marked by this church which makes a rep bold statement in the skyline. The tall spire is the dominant feature but look below that too at the...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

A lovely church in Newark, tucked away, well worth a visit, if your in the area. Highly recommended to all

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

I escaped the rain into this lovely building. Lovely wood work and carving. I was rather ambushed by another visitor who was seem to think it was all repro and not old but didn’t spoil my enjoyment. The windows are lovely even the plain glass...More

Thank Marian B
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

A remarkable flooring , always well polished . Also an interesting feature to accomodate some orthodox services on some day . It is quite surprising to seen an icon wall in a western Church . You can visit the Treasure on some days ( saturday...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The very tall steeple towers richly over the central market place and can also be seen in several fine street views. Inside the church is full atmosphere and beauty. Look out for the fine windows, the mediaeval choir stalls and the lavish reredos behind the...More

Thank Sionascaig
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

With some time to spare I decided to visit St Mary Magdelene having not done so before. So glad I did. Having left the busy streets of Newark town centre, this was just like an oasis. The interior is beautifully and proudly maintained making the...More

Thank Domdomdomdom_13
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is a rather large church for the size of the town. The dance of death painting on the Markham chapel has only one equal in the whole of England in Hexham (Northumberland). The painting is a rare survivor of what was a common medieval...More

Thank Richard P
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

Beautiful and atmospheric Church. Surprisingly large for the size of town. Notable for the way it is immaculately well kept. Enjoyed looking at the historic army flags that have been lodged here. When we visited there was a chap doing a rehearsal on the church...More

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