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Abingdon Abbey Buildings

Checker Walk, Abingdon, England
+44 1235 525339
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Update.Full refurbishment planned!Good News!See photos.

Since my last visit its been announced that Abingdon'Swimming Pool is to be modernised and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lazenlondonuk
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London Uk
Quiet

Very beautiful and it is probably a great idea to take a picnic. The kids may get bored but good... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
julie w
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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good54%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“long gallery” (4 reviews)
“small water” (2 reviews)
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Checker Walk, Abingdon, England
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+44 1235 525339
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since my last visit its been announced that Abingdon'Swimming Pool is to be modernised and refurbished to open in Summer 2018.See photos of notices and work afoot. The Abbey grounds have more photos. Sadly the Upper Reaches 1970s Disco Hotel remains derelict as does the...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Very beautiful and it is probably a great idea to take a picnic. The kids may get bored but good for adults!

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Reviewed March 1, 2018

I telephoned the Unicorn booking line and from the very beginning the girl was very agitated and rude. The telephone staff are rude and made a complete shambles of my booking. They cancelled our seats but not our drinks order. I didn’t find out about...More

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Reviewed February 19, 2018

It is a huge attraction, to have a cinema in Abingdon. The cinema hosts are charming, always friendly and have managed to secure stellar, current films. My three children and I are frequent visitors and fervently hope that the cinema stays. Long live the Unicorn...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018

The unicorn theatre has been turned into a small cinema for a short amount of time. The screen sound and setting are perfect. Heating , cushions on the seats and blankets if required. The films shown are the most up to date ones. Holding only...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Many visitors to Abingdon who have found their way into the remaining medieval buildings of Abingdon Abbey wiIl have enjoyed the amateur production plays which are put on several times a year in the small Unicorn Theatre. Visitors (and residents!) can now enjoy the big...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

These old abbey buildings are quite interesting but there is not much of them. It is a nice gentle walk around on the way to the meadow.

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Reviewed November 4, 2017

I used to live in Abingdon so I have been here many times. There are places nearby for for food and drink and some toilets. It's great for a little summer walk though very small so won't take you long to walk round it.

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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Regularly visit here whilst walking at lunchtime . Just off the high street , interesting relic to explore

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Well I visited the fake Abbey ruins once more .St Nicholas Church by The Gatehouse has a medieval relic on the wall behind the altar a last remaining vetige of The Dissolved Abbey and dont miss the homeade cake stall every Friday morning at 10am....More

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