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Reading Abbey Ruins, Reading

3.5
Ruin · Hidden Gem · Religious Site
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4.5
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  • Hidden in the center of town. It really is a must go. It even has a King of England buried there. If you are interested in the Civil War and Henry VIII then it is worth the trip. You can have a...  more »
  • This abbey in the centre of the city is easy to find from the high street. It worth a look if only for the historical context of the Abbey.  more »
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  • Rarely crowded and a nice relaxing atmosphere. The information boards are brilliant and very helpful. Would recommend even just to have a picnic in the grassy central area. Easy disabled access through the end of Forbury gardens or alternatively along the river.
  • This is the perfect place for a morning walk or take a deep breath during a busy day. It's a timeless place in the middle of Reading. Beautiful and calming. Few steps away from the town centre and central station.

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