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The Cathedral of the Peak

Commercial Rd, Tideswell, Peak District National Park, England
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A Cathedral at it's Peak

We visited one sunny Sunday afternoon. Tideswell was a lovely little village, and the Church had a... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
seagullrob
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Brisbane, Queensland
Beautiful

If you don't go anywhere else in Tideswell be sure to visit this church. It really is lovely place... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Nick B
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Commercial Rd, Tideswell, Peak District National Park, England
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

We visited one sunny Sunday afternoon. Tideswell was a lovely little village, and the Church had a flower show (it was also well dressing time in the Peak District). They were also serving tea and cakes behind St John the Baptist, so we stopped for...More

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed 6 June 2017

If you don't go anywhere else in Tideswell be sure to visit this church. It really is lovely place to spend some time,

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 30 May 2017

As another reviewer has said "worth the 5 minute detour from the main road" Light, airy, and well kept, this magnificent building is obviously well loved and used. The approach path is almost a green tunnel of trees from the gate to the south-west porch....More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

tideswell is a beautiful little village the centrepiece of which is the magnificent church which dominates the whole village centre.well worth the 5 min detour of the main road.

Thank olly47
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The setting is lovely right in the centre of this beautiful village. Great large stained glass windows and ornate carvings.

Thank missbrowneyesxx
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This Village is worth a modest diversion. Largely unspoilt and a place to meander just for a while. The Church tower and its structure was of interest.

Thank Outofthelaw
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Looked around this old church and discovered that boxes of 'bits and bobs' were left all over the place. This detracted from the whole experience.

1  Thank itsNick2
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is an incredible church, full of original features. The architecture is amongst the finest as it was made by some very rich people. This is a must see church, but don't rush and take a look around the town too as it's beauty should...More

1  Thank Craig S
Reviewed 20 February 2017

What interesting place to visit The embroideries were great such a lot of detail The wooden carvings were very ornate Beautiful stained glass windows

Thank J G
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Lots to see in this fine church. We visited just after Christmas when the church was still decorated with amazing jack-in-the-boxes, and models of wise men and mangers. This did distract a bit from some of the finer features of the architecture and the furnishings,...More

Thank Andrew S
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