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“A calming eperience”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Hexham Abbey

Hexham Abbey
Ranked #3 of 31 things to do in Hexham
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This former medieval abbey was built late in the 7th century.
Mirfield, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“A calming eperience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2014

The Abbey offers a calming experience and transports you back in time. It has a number of facets ranging from art to history that will appeal to a variety of visitors.

Visited June 2014
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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Imposing edifice”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2014

A magnificent building that offers a variety of experiences from medieval Knight's tombs to 21st century art works

Visited June 2014
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Saxmundham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Historic”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

This abbey in the centre of the old market town is reason enough to visit Hexham. Compact and unpretentious, its interior is beautifully atmospheric. The old worn staircase is stunning.

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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“beautiful abbey”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2014

This a very peaceful Abbey and well worth taking time to visit, the building is very impressive and the history is also interesting

Visited June 2014
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Dudley, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Lovely Abbey”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2014

A peaceful and beautiful Abbey Church. Very welcoming place. People there kind and helpful. Highly recommended.

Visited June 2014
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