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St Mary Redcliffe Church

12, Colston Parade, Bristol BS1 6SP, England
44 117 929 1487
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Ranked #5 of 135 attractions in Bristol
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites
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Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Our niece will be married here today what a great church.her parents and grandparents were also married there we have an aussie contingent of 30. Information was plentiful from the church shop no fees.

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West Yorkshire
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Very interesting parish church, full of history, well worth a visit. Wish we could have spent a bit more time there.

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Wonderful old church that oozes history and magnificent architecture. It's walking distance from the hotel and you could continue your walk to the shops if you desire.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The atmosphere, the architecture, the design, the history. I was also confirmed there, got married there and my first son was christened there, so I am somewhat biassed!

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Chipping Sodbury, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Beautiful. Bit a pain to get to unless happy paying the council's thieving car park charges. Look for a box with a false key opening. Bet your unable to locate the true opening mechanism, have been told it's empty.

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scotland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We were staying at the hotel next to this church and admired the outside as we walked past. We just had to go inside. What an amazing place. Almost like a cathedral with beautiful stained glass windows and all so well preserved. It has a very helpful guide card that is worth following around the church. There are a couple... More

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

The church was such a wonderful sight as you turned the corner to see it, although you could see its spire from all over Bristol and helped us get back to our base on several occasions! The interior was superb, such a lot of history in a large building and very well kept.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

In June I visited St Mary Redcliffe, met some very helpful volunteers who shared their knowledge of the church with me. A beautiful church, most hospitable people - a total pleasure.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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95 reviews 95 reviews
17 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Yes I am totally biased as a Bristolian but this really is one of the most beautiful churches you will visit. It is quiet and a haven of peace from the bedlam of life outside and the main roads that surround it. I took a Kenyan visitor who was fascinated and for those interested there are wonderful biblical stories, not... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Always loved this building always wanted to clean it the detail on this building is wonderful just one of these building I could sit and look at for hours never been in side yet but lived in Bristol and always loved this building maybe ones at I'll get to go inside happy just looking at it for now

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