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Southwell Minster

Church St., Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0HE, England
+44 1636 812649
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Perfect place to cool down on ahot day

I needed somewhere cool to take my 96 year old gran on a hot day.... we had a good look round and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
J0rdan2004
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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Lovely place for a wander

Southwell I'd a beautiful place anyway but came here for a meal and then had a wander round, the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
James M
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Caythorpe, United Kingdom
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Church St., Southwell, Newark-on-Trent NG25 0HE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I needed somewhere cool to take my 96 year old gran on a hot day.... we had a good look round and lit a few candles for family past and present... then had lunch at the Minster cafe... the food was excellent and well priced.

Thank J0rdan2004
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Southwell I'd a beautiful place anyway but came here for a meal and then had a wander round, the minster is lovely and had lovely grounds too, well worth a look if you are in the area

Thank James M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice Norman church, with Gothic extensions. Not crowded, with a nice verger to answer questions. Not pushy in asking for money. Well worth a visit.

Thank peterg1001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible building stonework magnificent, history amazing - spent hours there. Great hall and Bishops palace superb. Organist was practicing while we were there - totally amazing!

Thank Bobdensley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we stepped in the building we felt welcome. There was a schools' programme taking place but the steward beckoned us in and explained what was happening. He gave a brief overview of the building and where to start etc. He couldn't have...More

Thank Jimnmel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely place the architecture is stunning we were greeted by a lovely lady who was very helpful with information as was the other lady, no entry fee just donations.Archbishops Palace was interesting and the food in the refectory was excellent well worth a...More

Thank dragonjmw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a wonderful find in this little village. Very neat location and seems the whole community is proud of it. We were there when they had an organ concert all day. The ladies were preparing little lunches for visitors and coffee. The church was stunning...More

Thank ktdeasy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With a beautiful garden to one side of the Minster, a beautiful additional visitor centre/rooms, this is a lovely place to explore and learn more about English history. Didn't get the opportunity to fully explore the Minster itself as there was a service in progress,...More

Thank Maudzmxm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited with a disabled family member. We went to the cathedral as our local church choir were singing at Evensong. Easy parking and loos were adjacent to the cathedral with a lovely tea shop in the cathedral grounds. The beautiful cathedral really is a...More

Thank 24chris378
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a typical beautiful cathedral. The Varying styles of architecture are lovely and it is easy to spend a good hour in the church. I noticed that having put some money in the box, I was given helpful information by the guides, not sure...More

Thank IanNuneaton
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