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Bath Abbey Heritage Vaults

13 Kingston Buildings, Bath BA1 1LT, England
+44 1225 303320
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Located in Bath Abbey, England's last great medieval church, these vaults trace the thousand-year history of the structure featuring Saxon and Normal sculptures, a reconstruction of the medieval Abbey and displays of the Abbey Silver.
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13 Kingston Buildings, Bath BA1 1LT, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As noted by other reviewers, the heritage vaults were closed a number of years ago. However, you can still visit the abbey and I recommend the tower tours as this is a nice way to see views over Bath.

Thank PebbleL
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

Went to a Sunday morning service which was beautiful, lovely organ and choir, magnificent abbey. Eveerything was original, the pews the stone knight laying on his coffin.

Thank Andrea M
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Reviewed March 6, 2017

The Abbey is always worth a visit, occasionally special displays make it a must. Would encourage all visitors to put this venue on their itinery.

Thank June B
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Reviewed August 2, 2016

Stunning architecture. I visit it every time i go to Bath. Each time i discover something new tha makes me feel amazed of the people that built this masterpiece.

Thank AlSu1208
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Reviewed June 23, 2016

i saw nice building of church and arch with beautiful blue sky and street and it was like gray and brige.

Thank Donna H
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Reviewed May 28, 2016

The Bath Abbey Church is obviously still open but the Heritage Vaults were closed several years ago Please delete this subject from your files The overall rating is not applicable

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Reviewed May 26, 2016

A grand abbey that is impressive from outside and inside. The ceiling is particularly intricate. It has a long history dating back to the Romans.

Thank JoanJh
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Reviewed May 25, 2016

This is a must see on the Bath tourism list. Situated right next to the Roman Baths and also being the tallest spire in the city make it easy to find. Whilst pretty on the outside it is stunning on the inside, do take time...More

Thank OriginalNathan
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Reviewed May 4, 2016

No trip to Bath would be complete without seeing Bath Abbey - although in reality if you go into the city centre you would be hard pressed to miss it ! Bath Abbey dominates the city centre and rightly so too. Just standing in the...More

Thank zooma49
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Reviewed February 8, 2016

It´s not huge but it was built with many deorations and stories behind every stone. It´s worth visiting during the day and at night too, it gets really pretty with the lights

Thank Antonio L
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