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A Lovely Open Space

The Close, very near the Salisbury Cathedral, is a lovely square. Take a break and enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eclipsegroupie
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Arlington, Virginia
Worth a flying visit!

Hello, Me and a fellow fitness consultant travelled a great distance to visit here. We found it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
34Doris
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Close, very near the Salisbury Cathedral, is a lovely square. Take a break and enjoy the beautiful buildings around The Close. After your break, you can visit many of the museums that surround this square. When we were there, there were people sitting around...More

Thank Eclipsegroupie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hello, Me and a fellow fitness consultant travelled a great distance to visit here. We found it, eventually - snow is a difficult for us. It is beautiful - we saw Ted Heath's hut, the first clock without a battery, and a huge tower. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Be warned The Close is locked at night. I almost got locked in about ten pm Not sure what the procedure is if you find yourself locked in

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Obviously the star of The Close is the Cathedral, but the Close itself is amazing. First it is enormous, so you can see the cathedral near to and from afar, there are some modern sculptures, in the grounds, and all around you are the charming...More

Thank Clare K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking round the Close it is hard to believe that you are really so close to the centre of a busy city. Very peaceful, pretty and serene. A great place to relax and contemplate the surroundings.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not much to add to recent reviews. You can walk across the meadows and have a drink at The Old Mill. It's fantastic that such a wonderful space is right next to the city centre.

Thank hpbeebie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The architechture in Salisbury is so very different from my home in tropical Australia. It was so interesting to see the old buildings.

Thank JaymieOK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an enchanting walk looking at very old buildings and grand houses. The grounds are superb. This is a must visit place.

Thank JAA_MK
Reviewed August 13, 2018

The largest Cathedral Close with acres of greenery, hidden lanes and quirky, historic architecture. A great destination for visitors, but a bit of goldfish bowl for long suffering residents. Numerous cafes and the cheapest parking in town.

Thank Wadsa
Reviewed August 10, 2018

This is a lovely open space around the cathedral, itself surrounded by grand houses and other buildings. On a sunny day, it's a nice place to relax and watch the crowds go by.

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