We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
17
All photos (17)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good41%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
About
Contact
Swinbrook, Burford, England
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience St Mary's Church
from $104.71
More Info
from $130.89
More Info
from $510.48
More Info
Reviews (41)
Filter reviews
32 results
Traveler rating
19
13
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
19
13
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews sunday service the main street windrush valley buried here mitford grave homes stone century sisters unity
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 32 reviews
Reviewed August 25, 2018

beautiful old church viewed on a nice autumnal day, the graves of the Mitford sisters were nice to see, as was a later trip to the Swann inn which was their stomping ground

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joanna B
Reviewed August 9, 2018

A nice way to escape the busy crowds of tourists on the main street, and to sit inside the church for a few minutes contemplation. Beautiful building.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kirkgirl
Reviewed June 10, 2018

I visit this lovely church often: it is not to be missed. Several Mitford sisters are buried in the graveyard. The interior has many things not to be missed: the wonderful memorial to a knight, plus Fettiplace knights in stone stacked on their sides, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Hoberdiek
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Tucked away from the bustling high street is a place of quiet solemnity - build resilience and reflect - walk into the simple beauty of the graveyard or the calming effect of the church as a sanctuary then walk out and rejoin renewed.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank plum_persey
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

My friend Charlotte knows my love for these well seasoned and prayed in houses of God. When I walked in the door I could feel the prayers of years gone by. I sat in the cool silence and felt surrounded and enveloped in prayer! Precious...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Shalomcharlie
Reviewed February 5, 2018

Church is where the Mitford sisters are buried in the churchyard. It's a very nice church in a liovely picturesque village.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank StevenDave
Reviewed December 26, 2017

Such a friendly place, worth attending the Sunday Service id you can. We come out feeling very uplifted

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Duncan I
Reviewed October 9, 2017

This is quite a small church with traditional pews, but there is a lot of interest both inside and out. Inside are several tombs of note, and outside are the graves of four of the Mitford family. There is also a lovely walk from here...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

A very pleasant visit to a quaint and peaceful church in a small town. It was certainly a good way to spend an hour.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank WTisSearching
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

If you are a Mitford sister and family follower then this Church is a must to visit as they are buried here in a beautifully kept cemetry.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank alantm m
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from St Mary's Church staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines