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St Mary Redcliffe Church

12, Colston Parade, Bristol BS1 6SP, England
44 117 929 1487
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Ranked #4 of 129 attractions in Bristol
Type: Religious Sites, Historic Sites
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

We had a nice chat with one of the attendants. The history of the building makes it worth the visit.

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England
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

An impressive collection of stained glass windows, complementing the high vaulted ceilings. We sat in the Lady Chapel meditating quietly and absorbed the tranquillity.

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London, UK
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70 reviews 70 reviews
16 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

It is very grand - spectacular, even. Nothing to dislike. Even in a city full of churches well worth a visit

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
42 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

The church has got lots of history, class and beauty. A very warm welcome from the lady on the welcome and a great place to pray. Free entry and a magnificent building.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Ancient tall and grand. The beautiful stained glass windows are wonderful colours. The structure of the building demands attention. Vivid glances into the past evoke scenes of Queen Elizabeth 1st saying that this Church was the Grandest Church in all the land.

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England
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

If you're interested in the history of Bristol or architecture, this is well worth a visit. There is plenty of unobtrusive information for those who want to know more, and plenty of peace and space for those who just want to admire

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Still functions as a Catholic church. Sat in on a mass, although I do not consider myself a Catholic, but enjoyed the music and the beautiful windows.

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Chichester
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

The outside is very attractive and the surrounding roads fairly quiet while we were there on a Saturday morning. The interior is fantastic and very well maintained. Fantastic arches

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Bristol
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

A lovely church buzzing with activities inside and out, close the Temple Meads station, within walking distance of the coach station and near lots of eateries and other places of interest. Beautiful stone work, historic stained glass, a stunning piece of architecture. It is a bit noisy being so close to such a busy roundabout but once you are inside,... More

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Bristol
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7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

A very special place, but somebody else said that once! If you are in Bristol visiting do go and visit.

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