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Bishops Palace Gardens

34 locals recommend ·

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September 19, 2020
A tranquil oasis in a busy city.
September 7, 2020
A historic palace, still inhabited by the (baby-eating!) Bishop of Bath & Wells, surrounded by award-winning gardens, Gothic ruins, and a moat complete with resident swans. There is a cafe in the grounds from which to admire the architecture and, on occasion, the local croquet club battling it out…
Keith & Carolyn
Keith & Carolyn
August 31, 2020
Amazing gardens and views in a serene setting
August 29, 2020
Beautiful Gardens and City
July 5, 2020
Stunning gardens and fascinating history, enjoyable day out for all ages. Great cafe too!

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Wells, BA5 2PD
Phone01749 988111