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St. Mary's Church

Address: High Pavement, Nottingham, England
Phone Number: +44 0 115 958 2105
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Ranked #28 of 237 things to do in Nottingham
Type: Religious sites, Historic sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Situated in the original Saxon settlement called Lace Market, this is the oldest Christian...
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Type: Religious sites, Historic sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Owner description: Situated in the original Saxon settlement called Lace Market, this is the oldest Christian Foundation in Nottingham.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 NEW

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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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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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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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32 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 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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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 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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Caledon, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

When you walk the grounds of this church there is no mistake that you are walking on history. The church is a prominent structure in the area. You are immediately drawn to it, even if you had not intended to make this your destination which was in fact my case. I could not help myself- the architecture is truly magnetic.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is right in the centre of Nottingham City centre. my family love comeing here to light a candle for a loved ones. The church is beautiful and the staff are very nice. I would recommend a visit to anybody.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We visit this church regularly and always seem to see something we have not noticed on previous visits. The windows are stunning and the church so calm and relaxing. On our last visit a student was practising on the organ and although we received an apology for the noise, it was in fact lovely and enhanced our usual visit.

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