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Cirencester Abbey Grounds

Dollar Street, Cirencester, England
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Little bit of peace and quiet

This is such a fantastic open green space with lots of beautiful trees and shrubs. The river runs... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
Bridget N
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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 31 January 2018
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Dollar Street, Cirencester, England
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

This is such a fantastic open green space with lots of beautiful trees and shrubs. The river runs through and there are plenty of benches to sit and enjoy the views and watch the swans and ducks. A pathway round the park allows for wheelchairs,...More

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Reviewed 31 January 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

1  Thank sabatinitennis
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Reviewed 1 January 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 3 December 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 20 September 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 15 August 2017 via mobile

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

Thank sunshinegirl41
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Reviewed 16 July 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 27 April 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.

Thank es-travler
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Reviewed 3 April 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 22 January 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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