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Address: 13 Kingston Buildings, Bath BA1 1LT, England
Phone Number: 44-1225-422462
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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Mon 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: Begun in 1499 by Bishop King, this is England's last great medieval...
Begun in 1499 by Bishop King, this is England's last great medieval church, dissolved in 1539 and now serving as a parish church.
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A magical place

My two youngest children had there Christmas school carol service here, it was an amazing experience and a truly exceptionally great atmosphere. A great place to visit any time... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Saw this while we were at the Roman Baths but did not go there. Shame but it was very pretty from the outside and I took a photo

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Bradford-on-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

My two youngest children had there Christmas school carol service here, it was an amazing experience and a truly exceptionally great atmosphere. A great place to visit any time, but Christmas always seems even more atmospheric.

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Woodbridge, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

In my world if Europe's many abc (another big church) this one is average. The outside is beautiful and worth a few pictures. The inside is nice and well kept and the volunteers are very knowledgable. However you probably only need about 10 minutes inside. Church is accessible for strollers.

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Hunterdon, NJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Definitely worth a tour. Beautiful carvings and stained glass. Interesting burial sites. And a spire you can climb to get a view of the city.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

£2.50 "voluntary" donation which isn't so voluntary as they sit on the front door and take your money! But having said that i can imagine the up keep of this building is immense, so i didn't mind paying but really they should just disperse with the word voluntary!! Inside are some exquisite works of art both in the stainless glass... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

A glorious glowing building worth visiting for a bit of spiritual refreshment in a busy visit to Bath.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Bath Abbey is a very impressive building , full of history yet so evidently a busy active church community. Staff members were very helpful and willing to help with any queries

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Keith, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Escape the hustle and bustle of busy Bath and step inside this wonderful sanctuary. it doesn't cost much to enter and the art and architecture are awe inspiring. We lit a candle in memory of a dear loved one and enjoyed a short act of worship with the chaplain, with prayers for other people.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Having lived in Bath for a while, climbing the abbey is something that I had never got around to doing until recently. It is without doubt very impressive architecturally, however the little quirks that the tour guide pointed out are perhaps more interesting. For me though, the best part was the view that the top of the abbey offers over... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

The stained glass and inside of the church are well worth seeing, admission is by donation. it is right in the heart of Bath.

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Additional Information about Bath Abbey

Address: 13 Kingston Buildings, Bath BA1 1LT, England
Phone Number: 44-1225-422462
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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