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Temple Church

The Temple | King's Bench Walk, London EC4Y 7BB, England
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The Temple | King's Bench Walk, London EC4Y 7BB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The outside of the building is gorgeous but not even remotely as beautiful as the inside! The history presentation within is spectacular. The gentleman at the desk was so informative and friendly. Will definately go back!

Thank Dana F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous historic gem in inner Temple. Contains the effigy of William Marshall England's greatest knight. See the doc. or read the book. Knight to 5 kings. Architect of Magna Carta. This where the barons met the king to discuss their grievances which became Magna Carta....More

Thank Traflagar
Reviewed 3 December 2017

While strolling around the Inns of Court we came across this fascinating little church tucked away from the busyness of Fleet St and situated between it and the Embankment. There's lots of interesting information around the walls about the history of the Knights Templar and...More

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Never tbeen to this church before a delightful an educational surprise the knight William Marshal remains are there plus a lot of history of the Templer Knights If you Are not aware of William Marshal he is a very interesting Historal figure worth googling him

Thank chinatravler022
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Located in the atmospheric area of the Inns of Court of London, the beautiful Temple Church (made famous in recent times by the book “The Da Vinci Code”) was erected by the Knights Templar as their English headquarters. The church played an important role in...More

Thank Buba J
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Temple Church is one of the few round churches in Britain and derives its name from the Knights Templar, the medieval warrior monks, who were based at the church. Great atmosphere in the church with tombs of the knights and well preserved. Entrance was 5...More

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Whilst spending some time in the Temple neighbourhood of London during our most recent stay in the city, we had the opportunity to visit several unique buildings in the area. The Temple Church was one of these buildings. This small church features unique and appealing...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We had been thinking of visiting the Temple Church for a while and finally got around to it in recent day out in London. It's easy to get to on the tube and hidden away in a fairly quiet area near busy Fleet Street. There...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The Temple Church is a wonderful place for those who like history and the Knights Templar. The building is an amazing structure with tombs and effigies of some of the ancient knights.

2  Thank Highlander-GG
Reviewed 18 October 2017

£5 entrance fee. The legal system is never squeamish about money so I wasn’t surprised to see an entrance fee for this church. And the money was worth it to see the effigy of William Marshall. Voices echo when people are talking within the church....More

2  Thank Colin E
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Cesare F
17 March 2017|
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Response from CyndeeLaw | Reviewed this property |
You do not need to pre-book or reserve an entry time. However, it is not open 24/7.
paul A
15 February 2017|
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Response from Abbotsbury92 | Reviewed this property |
Look at the Transport for London (TfL) Web site and you'll find the relevant buses. Or open up Google Maps and you can see the bus stops near the Temple on Fleet Street and The Embankment.
13 January 2017|
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Response from Paul P | Reviewed this property |
we stay in the Royal College of Surgeons if staying fri/sat/sun. great value and located lincolnfields inn