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St Tysilio's Church

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Address: Church Island, Menai Bridge, Wales
Phone Number: +44 1248 717265
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Beautiful wedding spot!

This is a perfect spot for a small wedding. The tranquility of the setting and history provide a meaningful backdrop for a memorable wedding service. We were fortunate to observe... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
DaisyRose21
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Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a perfect spot for a small wedding. The tranquility of the setting and history provide a meaningful backdrop for a memorable wedding service. We were fortunate to observe a marriage here and it was truly amazing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We were advised that this would make an interesting visit, and so it proved. As the tide was out we got quite a seaweed smell which made it feel very much the seaside. The church is tiny, and we met a lady who was due to attend a wedding the at the weekend, could be standing room for many! The... More 

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Thank margaretmk2014
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

We stumbled across this lovely church following a walk under the suspension bridge.Picturesque with lovely views, and one of the "friends of the church" gave us an really interesting insight into it's background.

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Thank toby187
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

My fiance and I spent a quiet Sunday morning on church island. We parked at the car park near the wait rose and followed the signs to the causeway that leads to the island. There's a small church and plenty of quiet. We saw very few people, lots of history and lots of wild rabbits. There are some great views... More 

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Thank Bethany A
Bedlington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

This small church and grave yard is situated on a small island accessed by a causeway. There is a lovely walk around the site with wonderful views of both the Brittania bridge and the Suspension bridge. Free to enter, but very small. leaflets with info plus a wall map of the area. peaceful and charming. There is parking quite close... More 

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Thank Gillian V
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

We parked at Waitrose car park and walked with our dogs through the woods to Church Island along the causeway. The island is a peaceful place with lots of Welsh language graves and the prettiest little church . We had sandwiches on a bench with wonderful views. A nice way to spend a couple of hours!

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Thank Dogperson05
Telford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

We parked up at the small pay and display just passed Waitrose and followed the signs down to Church Island and round to the Menai Bridge. It is so peaceful in the churchyard and the simple church on the island. The walk round the Belgium Promenade gives you some fantastic views of both the Britannia and Menai bridges and you... More 

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Thank David C
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

Love this little church and graveyard on the island. Amazing view across the straits from the top by the war memorial. So peaceful there

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Thank Georgina S
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

we were on a small North Wales tour and wanted to include a short hop over to Angelsea and we read about this little old church, it is in a great position and easy to get to. It has existed since 680AD which is brilliant and a lovely place for a picnic lunch (compliments of the local Waitrose very nearby)

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Thank cityseer84
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

I have known about this place since I was a child, and have visited frequently over the years with my own parents, friends, and my own family. I love the walk through the trees to get to the tiny St Tysilio's church, and if you walk up the steps to the Celtic Cross, the views of the Menai Straits are... More 

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