St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses, Glastonbury

#4 of 8 in Historic Sites in Glastonbury
Church · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Hidden in a small alley, St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses offer a respite from the city bustle. Surrounded by a peaceful garden, this historic chapel takes you back in time, exhibiting architectural features from 13th and 15th centuries. Notice the remains of a medieval archway that once led into a dining room to the left of the chapel. You can go inside the partially furnished almshouse, which once provided a shelter to people suffering from leprosy. To visit St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses on your holiday in Glastonbury, and find out what else Glastonbury has to offer, use our Glastonbury.
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  • The Garden is a work of art and the tiny chapel is full of atmosphere. Sit here quietly for a bit. When I was there, there was an art show in the almshouses and I bought a print. Just lovely.  more »
  • Beautiful place with a healing peaceful energy about it. Visit if you can. Take your time to look and feel the atmosphere with the church. Beautiful  more »

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