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St Peter Mancroft

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Address: The Chantry, Norwich NR2 1QZ, England
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A beautiful church in the heart of Norwich

The cathedral is right next to the market place in Norwich. It is beautiful inside with wonderful stained glass and glorious architecture. Definitely well worth a visit.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Reading, UK

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Reading, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral is right next to the market place in Norwich. It is beautiful inside with wonderful stained glass and glorious architecture. Definitely well worth a visit.

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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Visited last week-end with all the Xmas trees on display. Very pretty and seasonal. An impressive building .

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Thank Bleadonman
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We were on a Christmas shopping trip when we noticed the twinkling trees within St Peters,signalling the first day of the Charity Christmas tree festival. Unfortunately I only saw half of it as I fell in the church. I'd like to say that the kindness from one individual called David (church guide) was much appreciated. He walked with myself and... More 

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Thank 970linda
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This church is slap bang in the heart of norwich busy shopping I always take my grandchildren in there they love the ambiance of a church and the tranquility it brings I would of hoped to of seen more people in there from time to time especially where its situated,this must be a sign of the times unfortunetly. Beautiful archtecture... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Visited here on a family visit to Norwich, just exploring with a well informed relative who suggested looking into the church and a good thing too. I don't find religious uplifts from churches but they are undoubtedly interesting for the architecture, decoration and especially their history and this example is very fine. Lots of tombs and memorials to the local... More 

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Thank jerryskc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I adore this church. I have been a member of the audience as well as sung here it is a brilliant church as well as a great venue for special events.

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Thank Katy S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

It looks like a cathedral! Beautiful architecture. No entry charge. Next to market and central area.

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Thank PGTips13
london
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I spent some time wandering around The Forum and MArketplace before taking refuge in here. This church is exceptional for its decoration, stained glass and especially the font and wooden surround. Do not miss the ancient tapestry and bell ringers charter next to the font - both of which are behind curtains.

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Thank sheepygold
Mansfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I like visiting places of worship and when we were dropped off near to this church I could not resist. It is so light and airy with lovely pews to sit and reflect in.

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Thank Mary B
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

If there is only one place to be visited in Norwich, make sure it is this medieval gem of a church. There is so much of interest inside from stunning stained glass windows, a rare 15th Century font cover, magnificent wall memorials and intriguing ledgers, a display of silver & pewter mugs - and more. Take it steadily and soak... More 

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