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Bath Abbey

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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

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Beautiful Cathedral

Bath is a city full of interesting history and abundant culture. The Bath Abbey is located very close to the legendary baths and is well worth the visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Bath is a city full of interesting history and abundant culture. The Bath Abbey is located very close to the legendary baths and is well worth the visit.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

No visit to this wonderful city would be complete without visiting the abbey Full of history and meaning, simply majestic. Its free to enter, donations are most appreciated and left to your discretion, gifting box was available on leaving the abbey. Helpfull staff on hand within the abbey and its well stocked gift shop.

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Brest, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice building, you can visit it really briefly or enjoy a little bit longer to admire the building which has an impressive architecture.

Thank Lucie L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great architecture, history and views in the heart of this fabulous city. Genuinely not to be missed and the 200 or so steps to the top are great exercise..

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lovely building in a lovely city. Definitely make time to have a look inside. The front door is special too - well worth a photo

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

the children enjoyed sitting in the abbey and looking up at the ceiling the architecture was beautiful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A welcoming place to visit. Massive stained glass window at one end depicting scenes from the life of Christ. Informative leaflet provided drawing attention to points of interest. Admission free but there's a suggested donation of £2.50 per person to help with upkeep - it's well worth it. If you are up to stairs (212 if memory serves) then do... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Dropped into the Abbey. A donation of £2.50 is recommended which is good value. A simple pamphlet gives you the points of interest. I happened to visit during orchestra and choir practice so I could rest my weary feet and enjoy the music.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a minutes walk from the Roman Baths so no reason to miss the opportunity to see an outstanding Abbey.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love to go round ancient buildings, churches, castles etc. Most abbeys or cathedrals are very impressive and include beautiful stain glass windows, or are home to an important dignatory. Whilst this building is impressive and beautiful, it will only form a small part of your visit beautiful Bath. I visited it only because it is right next to the... More 

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