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 online holiday planner .
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  • 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 question...  more »
  • great when you are sightseeing around the town - if you arnt interested in histroy dont bother - visit a big town with night life etc.  more »
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