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Historic church.

My wife and I visited recently and were amazed by the tranquility of the church.Being an historian... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
pfjoyce1
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Lovely church

This church also seems like a tardis to me, quite big on the outside but huge for a village church... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martin F
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Golf del Sur, Spain
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Bosham Lane, Bosham, Chichester PO18 8HX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I visited recently and were amazed by the tranquility of the church.Being an historian it was of particular interest to her.Other reviewers have posted many of the artefacts and features of the church.Of particular interest is St. Botolph and his association with...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church also seems like a tardis to me, quite big on the outside but huge for a village church on the inside. Always well maintained, it is a very calming experience, very bright & airy for a church over a thousand years old.

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The church existed in the 7th century, as part of a monastery itself built on the site of a Roman basilica. It features in the Bayeux Tapestry, clearly identified by name. Harold is shown riding towards the chancel arch, surrounded by his men and a...More

Thank john g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very pretty little church, located i the centre of the town... key things to note - King Canute's daughter is buried here and also look out for the small carved crosses on the stone pillars ... they were carved by returning Templar knights who came...More

Thank Serentmw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love visiting churches and this was a nice example. It had a crypt downstairs which was interesting, some good local knowledge to be read inside and some interesting vistas to take pictures of.

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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I love churches and cathedrals for the architecture and this didn’t disappoint. We visited off the back of going on a Chichester harbour tour in the morning and were told about the village and also a story about crosses marked on the stones in the...More

Thank Nicola E
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This is undoubtedly a historic church. How could it be otherwise bearing in mind its connection to Harold Godwinson? I understand that the Cnut connection is less proven. The exterior is impressive, the interior less so since it has been extensively enlarged and renovated over...More

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

You can’t really avoid the Holy Trinity Church is you’re heading to the quay but, of course, whether you go inside a matter for you. Even from a non religious perspective the church has interest, the Inclusion in the Bayeux Tapestry ( the copied section...More

Thank Nos6
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Loved this church. So much history in here, including the grave of the daughter of King Canute, and Bosham itself features in the bayeaux tapestry.

Thank hamlet044
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We have visited this Church on a number of occasions over the years and it has always been open, which is a joy in itself. This is everything a village church should be and it has been within the centre of the community way back...More

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Holy Trinity Church is generally open from 9am each morning until 6pm each day for visitors. Opening times tend to be shorter in winter months however, when opening may be later in the morning and the Church closing before... More
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