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Holy Trinity Church

5A Priory Row, Coventry CV1 5EX, England
+44 24 7622 0418
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Better Than the Cathedral

This 12th century church is more impressive than the modern cathedral and was free on a Sunday... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Mike N
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New York City, New York
Lovely church with good wheelchair access.

We love looking round churches and this one is lovely. Great friendly guides available. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Jacqui13Blackpool
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Blackpool
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“doom painting” (16 reviews)
“last judgement” (12 reviews)
“great west” (2 reviews)
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5A Priory Row, Coventry CV1 5EX, England
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+44 24 7622 0418
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

This 12th century church is more impressive than the modern cathedral and was free on a Sunday morning. Yes it has an impressive Last Judgement painting, but i liked the stained glass better.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We love looking round churches and this one is lovely. Great friendly guides available. Beautiful stained glass. Right in the middle of town. Just in front of the Cathedral.

Thank Jacqui13Blackpool
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Hope I've got the right church? But the Doom painting was fascinating and worth a quick look. A big contrast to the Cathedral.

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I am from The local area and thought, ok it's not the Cathedral but I'll give it a go, What a Brautiful Huge church it was, Magnificent, I wonder how many tourists have wondered in to this church and went home thinking ' what a...More

Thank philbyrne2017
Reviewed 20 July 2017

With the Cathedral destroyed by German bombers, Holy Trinity just down the road was lucky to survive. It's a wonderful example of a medieval church, with wonderful carvings, great stained glass and a superb atmosphere.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is beautifully preserved 12th century church that gives you a feel of what the medieval cathedral would have been like. The Doom painting is wonderful. Helpful and friendly guides were an unexpected bonus. Perfect for an hour in a restful setting.

Thank annemariemctavish
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I was touched by the genuinely warm welcome I received. It is a beautiful mediaeval building. It has a Doom painting which is very unusual as most were destroyed during the Reformation. There are free information sheets and volunteers on hand to help. Whatever your...More

1  Thank LauraDaveJames
Reviewed 12 April 2017

A great example of a 12 centuary Church building located in the heart of the city and next door to the Cathedral. The Stain glass window at the front of the Church is amazing.

Thank AndrewUK2013
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A beautiful 12th C church, noted as being the only complete medieval church in Coventry still standing. Once you have taken the exterior in, wander inside and look for the Doom wall-painting above the chancel arch, from in front of the font for those looking....More

1  Thank Steve W
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Had to pop in and have a look at the place I got married at some 43 years ago. Still a lovely church although in need of funds for restoration. Spoke with a chap who I assume was the curator and he was very knowledgable...More

Thank skybluekid1
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