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Wonderful venue and amazing acoustics!

Came here Saturday 28th April for a wonderfully intimate gig by the beautifully talented Scott... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Darren T
Ashford's Premier Arts Venue

The idea to turn St Mary's church building into an arts & music venue was pure genius. It remains a... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Kent, United Kingdom
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Award-winning Revelation is Ashford's Number 1 Music and Art’s Venue, set in the heart of the town. Offering a unique, up-close and personal night out it programmes a range of events to suit everyone including music, storytelling, children shows...more
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Church yard | St Mary the Virgin, Ashford TN23 1QG, England
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Came here Saturday 28th April for a wonderfully intimate gig by the beautifully talented Scott Matthews. First time we have been here and we were blown away by it. Wonderful, atmospheric location. Acoustics were perfect for both Scott and his support act (Jasmine Rogers) both...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The idea to turn St Mary's church building into an arts & music venue was pure genius. It remains a working church in terms of community, but the building is also home to a fantastic venue for music & performance. Today the Jonny Hepbir Duo....More

1  Thank FolkTripper
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Saw Tom McRae play here in March, but have seen many other acts over the years, and it really is an amazing venue - Ashford's finest feature by some margin!

1  Thank FanofStan
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Thank god for operation stack , I few tickets were returned and we managed to get in on the night , gaz was amazing and what a venue, great surprise ,great sound .just a shame there are not many artists that play there.

1  Thank UkGrant
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Have been to Revelation to see a number of artists perform. The venue has brilliant acoustics & the setting is so atmospheric. Regular visitors as folkies. Great selection of national & local performers. If you haven't already been to a concert here you have missed...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2014

First part of the concert was a guitar group with one violin, some 15 players of local young people from the Music School. Drinks before the start and during the interval with good little temporary bar. The second part was from the Ashford Community Choir...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2014

Just had a great night at St Mary's - the second time I've been there and the second time I have had a superb time. A few weeks back I went there, out of the blue, with friends to see Courtney Pine, and then again...More

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RevelationSTM, General Manager at Revelation, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2014

Thank you for your lovely review. We are pleased you enjoyed your experiences at Revelation and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 26 April 2014

I went to see the orb here for their 25th anniversary tour recently, it was a great evening, its great to have such a well known artist play locally, and have such a great venue for it. Thanks.

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Reviewed 16 April 2014

Nothing more to say ...... some big names perform here .... every artist has complimented on the quality of the acoustics .... great staging, lighting, bar, and very polite stewards. For what is still a working church this in no way impedes on the concert...More

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RevelationSTM, Marketing Assistant at Revelation, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2014

Thank you for your kinds words and we hope you will return soon!

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