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Very distinctive look

I love this place. I know it's just another abbey but the combination of the arch, the fields, the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mcwDurham
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Durham, United Kingdom
very pretty setting and a good walk

very pretty setting and a good walk, this is on my doorstep and often overlooked, well worth a... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2017
Brian D
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Llandeilo, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place. I know it's just another abbey but the combination of the arch, the fields, the environment, makes it magical to me.

Thank mcwDurham
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We visited Talley Abbey on a very blustery cold March day, we arrived to limited parking but luckily we were able to park. Entering the abbey there was no one else in sight which made it easier to have a nose around and read all...More

Thank Noodles1992
Reviewed December 28, 2017

very pretty setting and a good walk, this is on my doorstep and often overlooked, well worth a visit although not a awful lot to see.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed November 1, 2017

Well kept ruin but for such a unique site of historical interest there was very little information on its canons, its fall or its legacy.

Thank Clive H
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

A very quiet set of ruins next to the modern church. Very well kept for something over 800 years old. Steep wooden steps lead down to the Abbey which were a little slippery.

Thank Arron K
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We were staying nearby, so popped in to see the abbey on our way out one morning. It's definitely worth checking out. It's free, and next to a lovely church. Parking is limited, but we weren't there too long in any case. If you're into...More

Thank LucyFelthouse
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

My husband's family are from Talley so we came to see the old family home and visit his grandparents' grave. Pretty little village with a ruined abbey beside a lake. Lovely walks along the lakeside and spectacular views of the surrounding countryside if you walk...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Set in a quite picturesque valley Talley abbey could be easily missed as you flash along the A road to another destination. This would be such a shame as it is a wonderful place with the back drop of the mountains and an old fish...More

Thank David Thomas P
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

We saw the sign on the main road and decided to take a detour and we were glad that we did! Sitting tall and mighty, the Talley Abbey is a must see and worth the stop. The information on the entrance wall and inside the...More

Thank HanaBana1
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit. Very small well maintained site. Parking limited. Lovely walks around area. Free admission.

Thank Jessica D
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