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St. George's Chapel

Castle Hill, Windsor, England
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Ranked #1 of 17 Attractions in Windsor
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites, Religious Sites
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Recommend you visit the Chapel, absolutely brilliant and wonderful place. Very helpful staff who are only too willing to answer your questions. So much to see and lots of History, take advantage of the free audio sets! Can spend as little or as much time here as you want. Don't miss it!

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Annandale, Virginia
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

This is part of Windsor Castle. The church is over 500 years old and has the bodies of King Edward IV, George V, the Queen Mum, Henry VIII, and King Charles I. It also holds the tomb of King Edward and his wife and at the foot of the king is his faithful dog. The Iron work is ornate and... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

The history that lies within St. George's Chapel is astounding! From the gothic architecture to the incredible main alter, which also serves as the burial site of King Henry VIII, you can spend hours visiting the Chapel and still not scratch the surface.

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Crete, Greece
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33 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

We've seen so many chapels and cathedrals that they all blend together. The various artisans did lovely work as usual, a few famous memorials within.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

apart from all the history, the chapel really has a warm feeling once you step inside it has been the same for the thirty years I have been visiting. The history of course is superb as it is the resting place of all monarchs since Kind Edward VII. The Garter Knights banners and their chapel inside the main chapel is... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 NEW

We had a lovely time visiting this Chapel, especially the rememberance alter to the Queen Mother and Princess Margaret absolutely lovely.

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Downham Market
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This is a must see. It cannot be adequately described by me but if you never visit anywhere else in a one year period, go here.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Stunningly beautiful, full of history, grace and culture. So much to see, so much to take in but lots of guides to help the inquisitive mind.

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Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This chapel is huge, royal and magnificent. It is part of the Windsor complex and difficult to miss. The architecture (both outside and inside) is stunning and it has some nicely decorated windows as well. recommended!

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

The amount of history on view here is staggering. This chapel is somewhere that everyone needs visit if you are interested in history

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