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Address: High St., Exeter, England
Phone Number: 01392-265500

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A hidden Gem

Squashed between two unexciting buildings is this little gem - and a very important part of Exeters History. Though the building is small it has been kept to a high standard... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Squashed between two unexciting buildings is this little gem - and a very important part of Exeters History. Though the building is small it has been kept to a high standard and includes exhibitions and historical information. There is usually a volunteer on hand to offer you additional in site. If you are interested in history and are in Exeter... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This building has been the centre of the city's wealth and judicial system since the 14th century. It is the oldest public building still used regularly by the city councillors in the country. Once the centre of the county's justice system until 1970's. It has the names of the past Mayors,Receivers and Recorders as well as the emblems of the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful Cathedral but pricey to get on. £7.50 per adult and children are free. Use 2 for 1 coupons for entry which you find in some Devon tourism brochures or maps. There is a repeating video intro which you should watch before beginning your walk around as it explains the background and highlights. If there is any organ concert it... More 

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Exeter, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Needs modernising. It's always a shame when they are making changes to new areas or building new places/areas when this could be updated

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Thank ScottStripp
Suffolk, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In and around guildhall is the best place to shop. Facilities are great as well. I really enjoyed the rhino trail in and around guildhall as well!

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Antibes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We really enjoyed seeing this historic building and the official showing us round was able to tell us about the history. It is still used as a council chamber today. Our Belgian friend was impressed.

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tiverton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Lovely old building historical and beautiful Can get married here well worth a visit Good for rainy day not really for young kids though

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We went in really to shelter from the rain for a few minutes. it has high ceiling beams, and wooden(?) griffons with staffs which were totally enchanting, with their faces some looking at each other, and some at the ceiling etc. There were interesting plaques around , dating back many hundreds of years commemorating past mayors, guilds, and benefactors. There... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

It's been a while since I've been in the Center of town, but it was good too see that real progress is being made in the Guildhall and I am very much looking forward to the full re-opening of the refurbished shopping area. Hopefully shouldn't be too much longer. 😊

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

A nice clean shopping area lots of shops and coffee shops close to the main high street..easy to find your way around..

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