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So so so beautiful!! A must see if you come to Christchurch beautiful grounds and gardens to walk... read more

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Just amazing to think this was built by Saxons and Normans - no cranes, no engines, no power tools... read more

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All reviews steeped in history miraculous beam well worth a visit organ recital stained glass windows interesting features beautiful building choir stalls lots of history no charge volunteer guides take photos walk around gift shop high street lovely walk lovely place
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So so so beautiful!! A must see if you come to Christchurch beautiful grounds and gardens to walk around and inside is just spectacular

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank lyndiescott
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just amazing to think this was built by Saxons and Normans - no cranes, no engines, no power tools - just amazes me every time I visit one of these churches/castles/medieval buildings....

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank X723YZjohnc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As always a joy to visit. We always feel much better having paid this fantastic place a visit. On entering you feel transported back to a time where technology didn't interact so much with our lives. The feeling that you get is surreal and a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank trevore541
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Christchurch Priory Church is a surprisingly large, imposing, and truly beautiful church in the small, quaint town of Christchurch. Walk along the side of the building next to the stream filled with swans and small fish before looping around to the church entrance. Spend...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank birdmarg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Majestic building showing different styles of architecture from the Norman period onwards. Impressive both inside and outside, well worth visiting.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JenniferDerby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely experience so big, grounds make for a lovely walk.very interested in all the history building itself is huge.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank kellyh712016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son was married in this church and it was a beautiful service. Also Christmas Eve services held at midnight although get full to bursting is a magical experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Diane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had not visited the Priory since the 60's as a child , we spent our summer holidays with an Aunt . We returned this Summer and visited the Priory and the beautiful walk around it . I felt very emotional as it was still as...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank COLLYWOOBBLES
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you have religious views or not, this is a fascinating building with a very long history. It is well worth a visit if you are in the vicinity.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Julian F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the visit with friends. The windows, carvings and history are well explained, even about the timber beam. What a fascinating story.

Date of experience: August 2019
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I have info for you but as TA are difficult about sites, I can't list it directly but I think you'll get the idea. To answer your question - yes, actually they have a few and some other interesting musical services, check... More
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