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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  • Visiting St Margaret's Chapel was on our adgenda for our meditation retreat. We enjoyed lighting a candle for our loved ones and sitting in prayer in the intimate chapel. We were amazed at the...  more »
  • We searched for a while to find the chapel and almshouses, it is quite tucked away. It was worth the search! The almshouses were really interesting. The garden was beautiful and peaceful, as was the.....  more »
  • 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 »

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