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Temple Church

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All reviews fleet street the da vinci code knights templar magna carta holy sepulchre king john royal courts of justice chancery lane the stained glass windows henry iii dan brown fans english law steeped in history entrance fee lots of history worth a visit during wwii
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The round church is beautiful and typical of a Knights Templar church. However, the attraction here should not be a pretty building but the very interesting history it stems from. Mr. Brown did raise the worlds consciousness level about the Knights Templar, but it is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rowland45
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We’ve been coming here for their nativity play ever since our eldest grandson could crawl, now some nine years. It’s difficult to imagine a less likely and yet more perfect setting for such a chaotic but glorious family occasion with dozens of children running around...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Interesting church with it's association with the Knight's Templer. Normally open to the public but sadly closed when I visited as a wedding was about to take place. Impressive outside but not easy to find (or get out of) and badly sign posted.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank durham05
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky in that our visit coincided with a daily service. This is a really old and historic church with an amazing history and it is an easy walk to get to

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Narziss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The minders at the Temple Church aren't really happy about Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code that mentions the Temple Church that is visited by the hero and heroine of the story. But it was because of the novel that we, along many thousands of Brown's...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank roamer70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have seen The Da Vinci Code, then you will at some point end up visiting this church, it took us a couple of attempts to get in, as they hold regular events, so if you are travelling, check their availability. There is a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kelandchez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Centre of dreary London has a church that is round in shape. Clearly, eastern architectural influence. All good with the church, history and what have you. My choir days are remembered. Not many of my fellow choir boys would believe I visited.

Date of experience: November 2018
86  Thank goodLukeOrd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had always wanted to visit this church since seeing The Da Vinci Code and am very glad I did. The church is quaint little medieval church just off Fleet Street, tucked away from the main road. The highlight are the effigies of medieval knights...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank PZ604
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Such a beautiful place in the heart of London, the whole Temple grounds are like another world, away from the hustle and bustle of a very busy city, peaceful, charming and interesting. The church is well worth a visit with the circular nave a particular...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nicholas B
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This little church is hard to find, but I was determined at I have a great-grandfather buried there in the round section. The entry fee is nominal (5 quid when we went). There is quite a bit to see inside such a demure little church....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Davemat72
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Response from Jannerbloke | Reviewed this property |
Temple Tube station Circle and District Lines
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Response from CyndeeLaw | Reviewed this property |
You do not need to pre-book or reserve an entry time. However, it is not open 24/7.
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Response from Abbotsbury92 | Reviewed this property |
Look at the Transport for London (TfL) Web site and you'll find the relevant buses. Or open up Google Maps and you can see the bus stops near the Temple on Fleet Street and The Embankment.
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