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Bath Abbey

Bath BA1 1LT, England
+44 1225 422462
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Begun in 1499 by Bishop King, this is England's last great medieval church, dissolved in 1539 and now serving as a parish church.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bath BA1 1LT, England
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

Firstly I resent having to pay enentrance fee to Bath Abbey and it was made abundantly clear at the entrance that some form of payment was the norm, so as we were taking visitors around Bath, we coughed up. Secondly, having had a good walk...More

Thank Middledene
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I have visited here many times and will not waste any words on it, for fear of it all being a cliché. If you're in the city go in and browse, or just sit quietly.

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It's a truly spiritual place. Free for a visit. It's absolutely worth visiting since once you're there you feel just amazing - so light and bright.

Thank Maria T
Reviewed 29 December 2016

A gorgeous historical and active place of worship in the heart of Bath. The building is stunning both on the inside and outside. I particularly love the fan vaulted ceiling which is a true masterpiece and the stained glass windows are amazing too. Its a...More

Thank L3D0N
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

A memorable church. It feels like a cathedral but is not. The amazing think is that an earlier church was bigger than this one. The only negative is that the acoustics are dreadful.

Thank michael h
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Had a look around the Abbey, information leaflet providing the guide, very informative. We went up the tower at Christmas time, the tour guides took us on to the roof of the church where good views were to be had, particularly of the Christmas market...More

Thank Elephantemg
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

A simply stunning building. We stood in front of the East stained glass window and were mesmerised at the beauty.Lovely warm building on a cold Decembet afteroon with it getting dark outside and the sparkly Xmas lights inside.Very romantic...

Thank Will T
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We popped in just for about 30 mins to see this amazing church. So much history and very well preserved as you'd expect as it's still operating. Impressed with what we saw inside, artefacts etc. The staff up front were quite young and didn't look...More

Thank TheTravellingClint
Reviewed 25 December 2016

This Abby is so beautiful. The Gothic architecture is breath taking. If you are in Bath do not miss visiting. The Abby is free and is supported by donations. The Abby is right next to the Roman Bath's so there is no reason not to...More

Thank alisa0821
Reviewed 24 December 2016

I thoroughly recommend this tour of the Bath Abbey Bell Tower. The two young woman who were our guides spoke with enthusiasm about the tower. We climbed a number of stairs to the bell ringing room, the bell chamber and we were also able to...More

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Diane C
9 June 2015|
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Response from Barry C |
Check restaurant menus from the City but there are no restaurant facilities within Bath Abbey at this time. Return in three years time and there should be excellent facilities
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Csuzmich1
19 May 2015|
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I am a Tower Tour Guide at Bath Abbey. The spiral stairs are enclosed within the Towers and being five hundred years old, they are not open tread. The stairs have been restored and are all in good condition. You cannot see... More
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