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Friday visit

I was lucky to find the old Exeter Guildhall was open today, it was early and I had the hall to... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2019
Exeter, United Kingdom
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Stop and see

Before going to the guildhall to shop. Have a peep at the old part of it all, a beautiful medieval... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2019
Exeter, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were about to hit the shops when we saw that the guildhall was open for visitors. It is definitely worthwhile to pop in for a quick visit, especially since it's free. The building shows some great craftsmanship, for example in the wood carving of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

I was lucky to find the old Exeter Guildhall was open today, it was early and I had the hall to myself which was lovely, four hundred year old door is the first thing you go through into this amazing area of exeter history, absolutely...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019

Before going to the guildhall to shop. Have a peep at the old part of it all, a beautiful medieval part ,

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank laineyj638
Reviewed February 1, 2019

Visited here for the first time today. We moved to Exeter 4 months ago and are still exploring. This is a nice building to visit and discover the history behind it .

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Derbyshireflyboy
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Almost swamped by modern unremarkable shops, The Guildhall is a lovely historic 'must see'. Very interesting and full of heraldry decor. Beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 551LJK
Reviewed January 12, 2019

We happend to be walking past and glanced in so returned for a closer look. So glad we did, absolutely beautiful building with so much history and character. Well worth a visit and free to go in. Stunning.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MrsCWR
Reviewed January 5, 2019

Loved loved loved the place and the history behind it Signed the visitors book with comments and thought it was really special Thank you

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wallywelling
Reviewed December 13, 2018

The Guildhall somehow escaped the bombing of WW2 although many buildings on either side of it were destroyed. Most of the building now is medieval and date from about 1593. Don't miss the pillared entrance and the beautiful old oak door. It is currently used...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barry S
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Just seeing this amazing building inside and out is well worth it! Free to go in and see the amazing ceiling.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TriciaLoveslife
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Hoping this hasn’t duplicated as wasn’t in app so rewriting. Remembrance Sunday and mall is busy with uniformed soldiers and forces passing through possibly on way to the Cathedral in time for the 2 mins silence, In the mall you will find jewellery shops a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sarahd918
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