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St. Saviour's Church

Dartmouth, England
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Ranked #6 of 18 Attractions in Dartmouth
Type: Religious Sites
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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

If your in Dartmouth,you must visit St Saviour's Church.It is an amazing place steeped in history.Look out for the 14th century door and the Green man.We visited with two 8 year olds who spent ages looking for all the items on the very informative paddle boards.Also you don't see many churches with an upstairs.When we visited,the upstairs display was on... More

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London
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This church is simply magnificent and definitely worth a visit. It has an amazing screen with figures of saints painted on panels and dating back to 1480. The church is small but rich in architecture and interior. It is also quite spiritual. They currently have a small photos exhibition Dartmouth and Great War.

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Cardiff, Wales
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193 helpful votes 193 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This ancient church sits four square on a raised hill smack in the centre of Dartmouth. Its interior is truly stunning having recently been refurbished, its walls revealing medieval figures. It has a thriving community which welcomes visitors, and a very active bell-ringing group that pealed the bells across the Town. Its a must-do visit.

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Pop into this beautiful church in the middle of Dartmouth. Peace and quiet awaits you - and there are wonderful windows, architectural features and all the usual adornments of a lovely church

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This is really worth a visit. Right in the centre of town. It is hundreds of years old, so is historically interesting apart from the stunning interior.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Once a year, usually a Saturday in early June, the church is open for the public to see the bells being rung by local campanologists under the guidance of a veteran of over 38 years. It was nice to see young bell ringers too. The eight of bells date back to a rebuild in about 1938, but all the supporting... More

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Ribeirao Preto, SP
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We are a welcoming church which meets in Guildford, made up of people from all walks of life and from different backgrounds and cultures. We enjoy being a diverse community all sharing in a common goal of knowing Jesus Christ and making him known in our community.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
9 attraction reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

A lovely and impressive building, with many interesting features, including an ancient and elaborate door, superb chancel screen, magnificent stone pulpit, a fine 18th century organ case somewhat hidden from view in the chancel, and a magnificent brass also in the chancel. Unfortunately this brass is covered by carpet all of the time to protect it. It's a pity that... More

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Tamworth
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Every nights we seemed to catch the bells ringing as we walked through the back streets of the town discovering wonderful architecture. What a joy to listen to.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

A most beautiful and peaceful building which was a joy to visit on the trip to Dartmouth. Met some friendly people here too.

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