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Address: High Pavement, Nottingham, England
Phone Number: +44 0 115 958 2105
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Description: Situated in the original Saxon settlement called Lace Market, this is the...
Situated in the original Saxon settlement called Lace Market, this is the oldest Christian Foundation in Nottingham.
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Beautiful place

Love this church, it is worth a visit. Good location on the city centre. I recommend it. Small garden with benches, where you can enjoy a coffee

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Love this church, it is worth a visit. Good location on the city centre. I recommend it. Small garden with benches, where you can enjoy a coffee

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
21 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I am biased about St Mary's Church. My eldest was Christened here. It's not huge but it is exceptionally pretty. And they let me use my mums old pudding bowl instead of the font and we played Django Reignheart and Steffan Grappelli. So even though it's a traditional church in a pretty part of Nottingham's old lace market (in name... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Grade 1 listed it is the largest mediaeval building in Nottingham. Beautiful stained glass windows carved screens and ancient tombs. Sited on a prominent hill St. Mary's, parts of which dating back to 1380 and has seen a lot of history.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

The church is located within the Lace Market area of Nottingham, surrounded by beautiful old buildings of their own historical standing. The church is opened to the public for free and hosts many a concert of classical music in the evenings. There are postcards and leaflets about the history and architecture of the church that can be bought inside for... More 

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Snodland, Kent
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We met such a friendly guy in there who was interesting and down to earth. The church itself was beautiful, photography is welcomed and there is lots of interest. We're pleased we chose to go in.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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219 attraction reviews
586 helpful votes 586 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

St Mary's is lovely to walk around and so peaceful, admire the beautiful stained glass window's and take in the legend of Robin Hoood.

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benalmadena
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

wonderfull church, they dont build them liks this anymore, well worth a visit just to enjoy the peace of the grounds.

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Nottingham
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42 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

St Mary's, is in the middle of town and yet has a fantastic feel of peace and sanctuary, on entering. The stained glass windows are absolutely beautiful. On a wander around the churchyard you'd hardly know that the city centre is only a few hundred yards away.

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Brooklyn, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We happened to be there when one of the staff was happy to take us round, and explained the ancient banners and the architectural changes. I love this church and the concerts here are wonderful.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

St Mary's church is elegant and finely restored. It is amusing to walk around and find traces of history, such as the indoor black wall that was the external perimeter in the industrial Nottingham. I loved hearing the choir during the Sunday afternoon service, magic with the dimmed light.

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