Relax all day in these beautiful surroundings, ancient ruins of one of the richest Abbeys until the dissolution. Home of the Glastonbury Extravaganza Music Concerts. One time resting place of King Arthur and his Queen Guinevere.
Place of historic interest. Before King Henry the VIII dissolved the Abbey it was the largest in England and the resting place of King Arthur and Guinevere. It is nestled amongst 3 energy lines, St. Michael, Mary and Magdelen-Bridget. £7 entry fee which allows access for the day.
It's worth a visit to get an understanding of medieval England before the reformation.
Glastonbury Abbey was a monastery in Glastonbury, Somerset, England. Its ruins, a grade I listed building and scheduled ancient monument, are open as a visitor attraction. Lovely walks and interesting guide talks telling the history of The abbey, founded in the 7th century and enlarged in the 10th…
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“One of the best places in Glastonbury for live music most nights of the week or a nice quiz on a Monday night. Sunday Lunchtimes not to be missed. ”