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Royal British Legion Remembrance Garden

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A peaceful retreat in Royal Wootton Bassett

If you are looking for a quiet place in Royal Wootton Bassett to pay your respects to our fallen... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2012
SheridanP
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Royal Wootton Bassett, United Kingdom
A peaceful memorial for British and American servicemen

A wonderful place. Well maintained. Old old memorial headstones, Lovely trees and shrubs. It... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2014
Richard Y
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Troy, New York
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10 Oct 2014
“A peaceful memorial for British and American servicemen”
11 May 2014
“Peacefull”
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The Royal British Legion maintain a Remembrance Garden at the local cemetery. To find it, go down Station Road (opposite the Town Hall), turn left into Tanners Close and straight on into Downs View. The garden is normally decorated with crosses from...more
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Reviewed 10 October 2014

A wonderful place. Well maintained. Old old memorial headstones, Lovely trees and shrubs. It seats on a hill with one of the Wiltshire Downs white horses in the distance. In the center is a massive Cedar of Lebonon Tree. And before it is the Remembrance...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Richard Y
Reviewed 11 May 2014

a village to see and take in all the memories of so many young men and women coming home after fighting for there country. To be able to sit and just remember them.

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 7 November 2013

Any Garden of Remembrance should be maintained in tip top condition. This was is not. It is drab and requires a facelift. Located within the older part of the main town cemetery, the local council and RBL need to get together and sort this particularly...More

Date of experience: November 2013
1  Thank Raymond1960
Reviewed 23 August 2013 via mobile

I have spent almost a year trying to get Trip Advisor to correct this listing and move one of the reviews. I most have probably posted corrections over 20 times! I hope this new review will sort this out once and for all. This listing...More

Date of experience: August 2013
2  Thank SheridanP
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Visited in May 2013, my husband was looking forward to visiting the garden of remembrance especially as his is ex army but we were very disappointed as there was very little here. I assume if you visit in November this will be a different story...More

Date of experience: May 2013
2  Thank Carole042
Reviewed 16 November 2012

Missed the opening ceremony on 09/11/12, but went on 16/11/12. There is a moving, short last post & 2 minute silence at 2pm every day. Crosses are laid out aphabetically in plots and there is a very moving, special section for all those killed in...More

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank Caryl1948
Reviewed 29 October 2012

If you are looking for a quiet place in Royal Wootton Bassett to pay your respects to our fallen heroes, the Royal British Legion maintain a Remembrance Garden at the local cemetery. The garden is normally decorated with crosses from the weekend before Remembrance Day....More

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank SheridanP
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