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Cirencester Abbey Grounds

Dollar Street, Cirencester, England
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A delight

This park is between a busy road and the church yet is very quiet. Inside its perimeter is a lake... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2018
sabatinitennis
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kent
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The Abbey is a Park

Located behind Parish Church of St John Baptist, was a beautiful expanse of green grass. Though... read more

Reviewed January 1, 2018
Donna H
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Mukilteo, Washington
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Dollar Street, Cirencester, England
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Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

This park is between a busy road and the church yet is very quiet. Inside its perimeter is a lake, a footbridge, a Norman arch, the layout of the original Abbey a kids playground, the original exterior wall of the town and a lot of...More

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Reviewed January 1, 2018

Located behind Parish Church of St John Baptist, was a beautiful expanse of green grass. Though the abbey has dismantled, it is still present in the minds of history and culture buffs who can imagine the building that once stood on the grounds and the...More

Thank Donna H
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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful Abbey and grounds.Have visited many times.The abbey itself was decorated with the festival of trees from local businesses n charities etc. It was a magical sight to see so many in this beautiful place. We were greeted by a volunteer and although...More

1  Thank Geoff_J538
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

We'd not been here since leaving Ciren in the early 70s and so the lovely green space and ancient trees brought back many memories. We'd have liked to have made it as far as the river but it bit too much for my legs on...More

Thank Jaki T
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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Right in centre of town tucked behind parish church. Our small grandson had a lovely time playing. Recommended

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Reviewed July 16, 2017

Spending a short time in Cirencester on the way to Tetbury, so not too much time. Passed the Church and saw that it was holding a Flower Festival. The displays were amazing, so much work had gone in to them. Shame we didn't have more...More

Thank minseee
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Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

Great place to just relax or take a stroll around, passing by the Roman Wall and the Norman Arch. Or discovering some medieval history.

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Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

Access to these grounds is immediately behind the church in the centre of town. It's amazing how you can literally step from a bustling town centre into a peaceful expanse of park. There is a river running through. Dogs are welcome to run free on...More

Thank Mi-MiMurrell
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Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

What a big expanse of green right in the centre of town! Well thought out and great trees. Very climbable for small boys. Gutted that I am no longer that small boy! Great Cyprus tree and the maples are stunning. Kids playground at the end...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed September 17, 2016

Just behind the church in the centre of town,this is a large peaceful parkland with the outline of the Abbey closed by Henry V111,a bandstand and lake and a collection of ducks.It is pleasant to just sit and take in such a tranquil place after...More

1  Thank Replevin2015
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