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Silent Remembrance Ghosts

The Priory was a planned visit, but not the experience of the silhouette's, silent cardboard... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Roger B
Ockley, United Kingdom
A must see

Very helpful volunteer guides. A lot to see, of such an historic building which is little spoken... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Church Green, Bridlington YO16 7JX, England
+44 1262 672221
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All reviews old town well worth a visit stained glass windows morning service mouse trail large building henry viii st mary steeped in history a small gift shop peaceful place free entry high street hidden gem mice organ tapestry
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Priory was a planned visit, but not the experience of the silhouette's, silent cardboard figures sat in the pews with the name of the fallen soldier neatly place in each one. If you're in the area & want to pay respects to the fallen...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Very helpful volunteer guides. A lot to see, of such an historic building which is little spoken about.Tea and coffee machine.

Thank Roganart
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We popped in here to see the church but also the very special commemoration of those who had died during WW1. The cardboard cut outs of the fallen soldiers sitting in the pews was very moving indeed, and also physically demonstrates the impact it must...More

Thank L2433TSchrisa
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Founded in 1113 the Priory Church of St Mary is found in the Old Town area of Bridlington. It is staffed by volunteers who are both welcoming and full of information to enable you to make the most of your visit. Children will be entertained...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

What was going to be a quick visit, was nearly an hour, the volunteers are knowledgeable, friendly and kind. Plenty of history and the dog was made welcome too!

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Remembering the Fallen at the Priory & following in the footsteps of the Bridlington men of the old town was so interesting & poignant. The silent soldiers sitting in the pews of the church, each identified by name & age is so simple but so...More

Thank Philip T
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Really impressive Priory church with so much history. The whole building is impressive, but the inside is breathtaking. The volunteers are really knowledgable and keen to tell the history, which is also depicted in friezs and history boards around the church. Would love to have...More

Thank sistersue61
Reviewed 26 August 2018

A surprising historical find not far from the busy beaches, well worth a visit and a trip to the old town

Thank Joyce R
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Lots of interest for church lvisitors and history lovers. Took a leaflet to spot the carved mice by "the mouse man" the font is wonderful fossil marble. THe lady guide provided us with information regarding the hatchments on the walls which were of interest. The...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 11 August 2018

hidden away in old town Bridlington is this grand church. there is a small gift shop with a few nice things to help remember this historic church.

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