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Blackfriars

Ladybellegate St | Blackfriars Lane, Gloucester GL1 2HS, England
01452396384
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Historic building

A fantastic building in the heart of the city. A fascinating buildin to walk round especially with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Spanishhil
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Lunch and tour

They have weddings and various functions there, l was at one of these, the buffet was delicious and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Eileen B
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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Ladybellegate St | Blackfriars Lane, Gloucester GL1 2HS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic building in the heart of the city. A fascinating buildin to walk round especially with a guide who can make the building come alive again. Gloucester are very fortunate that this building has survived so well from the Dominican monks of the 13...More

Thank Spanishhil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have weddings and various functions there, l was at one of these, the buffet was delicious and surroundings very impressive, it is a 13th century priory just off the town centre, the guided tours was interesting as well.

Thank Eileen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great venue for corporate or private events with great service and excellent food. I was there for business lunch which was good and the tour afterwards brought the place alive. Excellent informative guide pitched at right level. Well worth making the effort to visit...More

Thank eigbob
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We were lucky enough to attend a wedding here last Saturday. Even luckier that the storms forecast held off and we had wonderful weather, which meant we could enjoy alfresco apéritifs and canapés and admire the medieval /modern architecture. A stunning venue, in and out,...More

Thank Mo P
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We were told about this by the Tourist Information office. We had a bit of trouble finding it but pleased we did in the end. Managed by English Heritage (no admission fee). We had the place to ourselves so could soak up the atmosphere. A...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This ruined priory is very well preserved and looked after. It is is in the hands of English Heritage and they manage it very well. Apparently if you are thinking of getting married it would be a really cool place in which to do it.

Thank Kezzie K
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Despite the information board stating the priory was open it was shut so we had to make do with a look around the outside from the road. Looked well preserved and we would have loved to look inside. Maybe next visit????

Thank MistressWeatherwax
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I was pleased that I could wander around this English Heritage site and imagine its grandeur in its day. Sadly very little information vailable, but there are toilets and cafe there, in the more modern building.

Thank wevvap
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Building is historic but with modern conveniences but was not very warm , meal was delayed an hour and PA system for speeches wholly inadequate .

Thank Diana I
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Go check out Blackfriars, one of Gloucester's best kept secrets! Sympathetic renovation to let in natural light. Read the history of the Priory and check out events that take place there!

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