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Historical church building

Got a tour from the caretaker. Saxons immigrated to this area in 596, and later built a church... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Robert MB B B
Bedford, Texas
The Spirit Of Ramsgate

Just outside this beautiful church there are busy roads. Don't let that distract you from going... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Peter L
Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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1 Sep 2018
“Historical church building”
23 Aug 2018
“The Spirit Of Ramsgate”
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

Got a tour from the caretaker. Saxons immigrated to this area in 596, and later built a church that was replaced by this Norman church building that was built in about 1062. It is fairly well preserved with nice stained glass windows. There are many...More

Thank Robert MB B B
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Just outside this beautiful church there are busy roads. Don't let that distract you from going inside and absorbing the wonderful feeling of peace St.Laurence Church can offer you. The churchyard too is well worth investigating. I have visited this church regularly over the past...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Having been confirmed in this Parish Church many moons ago (!) I strongly recommend this lovely and historic place. Beautiful and yet homely, there is a welcoming spirituality here that is often hard to find in huge churches. (In my humble opinion!) The photo doesn't...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

My most recent visit was the churchyard tour - always the first Saturday of the month at 10am in the spring and summer months. A very interesting account of people buried here, some of national importance, others key in the history of Ramsgate. The church...More

Thank Lomeer
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Beautiful Interior, well preserved. Well Worth a visit. Lots of History. Often has guided walks around the cemetary, which is very quiet and peaceful considering it is right on a main road.

Thank Sheree E
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Great place to learn bell ringing. Wonderful church. Exciting tower to get to. Third Saturday in the month.

Thank Alexandra G
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Well worth a visit! Try and get on one of the guided tours of either the church or the churchyard they are fascinating

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Lovely church - the oldest church in the town with some fascinating history. Only open on Saturdays, so if visiting for the week, you have to go at the beginning or end of your stay

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