Loved the St Winifred stained glass window-a Welsh Saint. Small .gift shop -interesting features-pity no refreshments. The Wilfred Owen memorial would benefit from a path to it-did not like treading on the grass/bodies.
Not what you expect on first look as quite small for an abbey and more church like but on board outside is the full explanation of what you see in front of you and what should be there... the font is across the road in a small gardened area on its own for instance. Once inside the Abbey it's beautiful... 更多
This church is part of the original Benedictine abbey which was dissolved by Henry VIII. There are some unusual gravestones and a strange mixture of architecture
The Abbey Church is a short walk from the main centre of Shrewsbury. It doesn't look particularly impressive when you first see it but is slightly more appealing inside. Some useful history boards give a helpful background and time line. On our visit the heating was broken and that along with a general need of investment, could help to transform... 更多
We stopped at the Abbey on one day while driving around Shrewsbury. It was a beautiful building, we went inside and got some books, and visited with a couple of people who gave us good information. Took some nice photos, too!
Beautiful large church with stunning stained glass windows. The church is open for visitors and is located about 10 minutes walk from the town centre.
what a church when you go in you go back in time and it has been kept very well.would recommend a day out and alot of caes around the area for a coffee and cake.
A donation entry system is in place and they rate it at £2 per person which seems fair. It is a fairly pretty abbey inside and the information around it is interesting. A lack of heating is certainly a problem for some in the winter but if you wrap up you will be ok. The volunteers are informative and helpful... 更多
This place is full of history and fantastic architecture, a contemplative air fills the place as you sit and take it all in, and you will be forgiven if you imagine brother Cadfael walking near by