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Beautiful old Church

Beautiful old church in a very quiet spot with fantastic views from the back of the graveyard. It... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
County Armagh, United Kingdom
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My 10 year old son and I came across your monthly cafe as we wandered thru your church yard on our... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Robyn M
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful old church in a very quiet spot with fantastic views from the back of the graveyard. It is tranquil and serene and a place to contemplate away from the busyness of life.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank elliemay042018
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

My 10 year old son and I came across your monthly cafe as we wandered thru your church yard on our way to the train station. Everyone we met working that day was warm and welcoming. The chocolate cupcakes my son ate were delicious. It...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Robyn M
Reviewed 13 July 2018

I regularly walk my dogs through this church yard which offers peace and quiet, beauty and authenticity. The spire is open for tours but only on special days - need to check on advance. The graveyard that continues down to Harrow on the Hill is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is a delightful church with interesting history and link to the poet Lord Byron. There are excellent views and the staff are very friendly and helpful.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

This church can be seen from much of North and West London as it lies right at the top of Harrow on the Hill. It is pretty old - 900 years or so. It is often closed but to be honest the main reason for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 22 May 2018

It's worth looking out for St Mary's Spire Cafe (a pop-up cafe that appears every month on the 3rd Sat of the month - often open on bank hols too, but check first!) It seems to attract all sorts of people: I saw groups of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

This is known as the most visible church in London. Adjacent to the famous public school, Harrow which has produced 3 Prime Ministers, Lord Byron studied and where one of the Harry Potter films location. The church is steeped in history and in 1170 Thomas...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ranu M
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Others have gone into the historic detail of this Church so I wont repeat it, but just say it is well worth the climb up to it. The ceiling inside is very beautiful and in need of restoration inevitably. The marble font is interesting with...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Hilary B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Another old church well worth a visit. Providing a quietness in the middle of a busy village. The views around over London are amazing and it is great to watch Harrow School pupils going about their daily endeavours. The School however, has its own chapel,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ruth E
Reviewed 7 November 2017

You can look around the grave yard and at one end you can see lovely views of London go round and have a drink at the pub walk about and see if you can see the window that is not a window

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank julianewson
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