Delve into the enchanting ruins of the UK's religious heritage

Explore abbeys, churches, and priories of old

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23/11/23 | StarsInsider

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The centuries-old ruins of abbeys, churches, and priories always conjure up romantic images of a monastic and pious way of life. Throughout the United Kingdom, the remains of many of these religious buildings stand as a legacy of the Reformation, when Henry VIII disbanded numerous monasteries, priories, convents, and friaries in the 1530s. Today, these ecclesiastical wonders serve as evocative reminders of a distant past and rank among the most compelling of visitor attractions.

Click through this gallery and admire the ruins of some of the UK's greatest places of worship.

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