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Christchurch Priory Church

Quay Road, Christchurch BH23 1BU, England
+44 1202 488645
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Wonderful Norman church, well worth a visit. Wander around at your own pace. Friendly guides will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jill L
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Dorset
Christchurch is fab

Parking in the priory car park £1.50 for 2 hours. Christchurch is picturesque and some lovely shops... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paula P
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Quay Road, Christchurch BH23 1BU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful Norman church, well worth a visit. Wander around at your own pace. Friendly guides will answer questions about the history of the church. There is a small gift shop and cafe that servers tasty cakes.

Thank Jill L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parking in the priory car park £1.50 for 2 hours. Christchurch is picturesque and some lovely shops eateries and walks. The priory or church is well worth a visit. A tea shop and shop in the priory to look around and have a cup of...More

Thank Paula P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Priory is a stunning Medieval Church, which also happens to be the longest Parish Chuch in England. Many visitors miss it and head straight to Christchurch Harbour, but is is well worth a visit. A walk around the gardens surrounding it, is particularly lovely....More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking through the beautiful grounds and saw the door was open for visitors to have a look. We went in and it is magnificent. Such a beautiful building inside and out. Must visit and have a look even if you only have a...More

Thank reviewztrip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful and historic building with plenty going on and a good team of volunteers to welcome visitors and explain some of the history. I call in regularly when on holiday in the area as I'm always assured of a warm welcome. The...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been to the Priory several times before. Whether you have just 15 minutes or all day it is well worth a visit. Sometimes there are choirs, sometimes orchestras, sometimes just very helpful people. Always different, always great

Thank marg242017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a look inside. I wished I had been around for JS Bach....aaaaagh.....I must return when there is some classical music..A must see if you are only likely to be in Christchurch once.....Beautiful. I remember reading something inside about the author Mary Shelley...Interesting. Fidelscastrol.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a lovely two hours listening to the Bournemouth Bach choir doing their rehearsal for the night’s concert. Very helpful staff by the door. The depiction of Christ in the chancel was stunning, see photo.

Thank Nigel W
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Magnificent building with a cafe too, and loos great. Wander round or have a guide, don’t forget to give a donation.

Thank diving12
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

What a Fantastic sound, amazing. We went one Thursday evening in Dec and were totally overwhelmed by the sounds. Wholeheartedly recommend

Thank Albert6257
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I have info for you but as TA are difficult about sites, I can't list it directly but I think you'll get the idea. To answer your question - yes, actually they have a few and some other interesting musical services, check... More
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