St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses, Glastonbury

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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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  • Such a tranquil spot with a stunning small garden tended by volunteers. History of the venue is very interesting. You can let your imagination wander in the small rooms. There is a book to to write.....  more
    Such a tranquil spot with a stunning small garden tended by volunteers. History of the venue is very interesting. You can let your imagination wander in the small rooms. There is a book to to write.....  more »
  • Amazing objects and the people taking care of the land are doing a great job. Tremendous gardens used by the people of the day. Some of the same type of garden plants we use today. 
    Amazing objects and the people taking care of the land are doing a great job. Tremendous gardens used by the people of the day. Some of the same type of garden plants we use today.  more »

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