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Lovely church, free to visit while you are visiting the priory. So peaceful and beautiful inside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Beautiful church and gives you a real sense of what it looked like when it was the priory church... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2019
Susan S
Oswaldtwistle, United Kingdom
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Lanercost Priory, Lanercost, Brampton, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely church, free to visit while you are visiting the priory. So peaceful and beautiful inside. Lovely stained glass windows and stone work.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank LauraRTheExplorer
Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

Beautiful church and gives you a real sense of what it looked like when it was the priory church. So many old cathedrals which were priorys look as if no one worships there but here you get a real sense that this is a much...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Nip in here for a look around after visiting the priory next door. Don`t forget to leave a donation as you leave

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alphonse2014
Reviewed 18 August 2018

In honour of Mary Magdalene, so you know it's chalk full of symbolism when you look. This became an unexpected highlight on our way to Hadrian's wall. Take every opportunity to look around the Priory too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nunya-from-NS
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place, left a prayer in the book. Gorgeous stained glass windows to be seen. Be warned if you want go take pics you MUST (according to a lady) leave a £1 donation. She told me this after I snapped my 1st shot. I didn't...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is the bit of the Priory that is in working order- ie has a roof on and is a fully functional church building;far more importantly, a fully functional Christian community as any visitor realise as they walk though the door. Information abounds as does...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Next door to the priory the church I see worth a visit. Excellent displays tell the story of the priory and the Howard’s.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KMc528789
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We were visiting Lanercost Priory and entered the church as it was the nave of the priory originally. It was free to enter but donations are accepted. It was very peaceful and there were several old stained glass windows.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 938fjg
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The church is part of the Lanercost Priory complex but it is clear that it is very much alive and active. Attractive architecture and lots of interesting historical insights. My grandchildren loved having the chance to light a candle and really enjoyed looking at the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kpt1356
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Small church beside the priory ruins. Free to enter and has a small donation fee for photos. Quiet area and includes some good historical information inside.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Alderado
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