St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses, Glastonbury

4.9
#4 of 8 in Historic Sites in Glastonbury
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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  • Beautiful place so quiet and peaceful you get a feeling of times long ago beautiful garden full of lovely plants the volunteers really know there stuff and are very friendly I absolutely love it well....  more »
  • This tiny little church is tucked away and yet it is so welcoming. Beautiful gardens and the ambience of the place is so calm and peaceful. The little cottages were interesting to see to. A beautiful....  more »
  • This is THE island of peace, I love sitting in this tiny garden, which is perfect: the plants, the atmosphere, everything. At the entrance there's a finger labyrinth which helps focusing on a...  more »
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