St Mary Redcliffe Church, Bristol

4.7
Over 800 years old, St Mary Redcliffe Church is an Anglican parish church and a masterpiece of Gothic architecture. It is also the second-largest parish church in England and the tallest building in Bristol. Guided tours are offered here, and you are welcome to attend services as well. Keep an eye out for several characteristics of the grand building. The floor plan of is a slender Latin cross, and the walls consist almost entirely of large, stained-glass windows, providing plenty of natural light, and the nave is roofed with gilded ribs and roof bosses. An on-site cafe offers coffee, tea, and snacks. There is also a small gift shop available where you can buy CDs and books. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Bristol fast, fun, and easy.
Create an itinerary including St Mary Redcliffe Church
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

St Mary Redcliffe Church Reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
871 reviews
Google
4.7
TripAdvisor
  • St Mary Redcliffe Church is a beautiful building and is well worth a visit. This is where the Dun Cow is on show. Full of history and fantastic architecture  more »
  • The church provides a nice place to visit. It is not spectacular but nice and worth taking 30 min to pop in and take a look.  more »
Google
  • A real joy to visit. Its such a grand example of craftsmanship. Beautiful details hidden in unexpected places. I love it. A must see place if you are visiting Bristol.
  • Beautiful church to hold a wedding. Volunteers and staff were helpful and kind. Great to hear about the history from informative signs around. Would definitely recommend

Plan your trip to Bristol

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Bristol

See all ›
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
4.6
Duration: 1 hour
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Bristol

4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
3.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.9
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Bristol

4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Historic Sites in Bristol

See all ›
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in Bristol

See all ›
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
4.3
Duration: 1 hour
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 4 hours

Nearby attractions in Bristol

4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min