You might think that you have seen the best abbeys in the UK, but the Glastonbury Abbey is one of a kind. Aside from being a known burial location of the legendary King Arthur, it was also believed that the first church was indeed erected here by the Saxons in the 7th century. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Kilver Court Gardens
If you are going to visit Somerset, make it a point to embark on a trip to Kilver Court. It provides an all-encompassing experience with its gardens and nursery, as well as a café and farm shop. These gardens are the best known secret that features a boating lake and millpond, not to mention some rolling lawns, herbaceous borders, and parterres. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Wookey Hole Caves
The country’s most spectacular caves and the legendary home of the Witch of Wookey are located here. You can wander off the prehistoric valley of the Dinosaurs that features King Kong. This 19th century Paper Mill also houses different fascinating attractions perfect for the whole family. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Burcott Mill, Wookey
The Burcott Mill is among the 50 fully functional watermills in the country. It is a traditional watermill of Victorian origin, which produces wholegrain flour via traditional methods. This Victorian machinery is able to produce high quality flour and poured into the bags. Visitors can see the working mills, turning since 1864. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Milton Lodge Gardens, Old Bristol Road
The Milton Lodge is a Grade 2 listed garden outside of Wells. This was built in the 1900s, in which the 1st 10 years of the 20th century has transformed the sloping ground into the existing series of architectural terraces. This was done to capitalize on the picturesque views of the Vale Avalon and Wells Cathedral. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
This location is a modern teaching, learning, and performance center built within the Wells Cathedral School. It provides a 350-seat rehearsal rooms, recital auditorium, teaching, and observation suites, not to mention the cutting-edge recording studio. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Wells Market Place
The focal point of the city is the Wells Market Place, selling local goods and produce. You can see a commemorative plaque on the pavement that belongs to a resident of the city after achieving the long jump world record in the 1964 Olympic Games. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
This location is said to be the only medieval street left in the country. This important landmark has been created to provide a communal accommodation for the Vicar’s Choral. The houses at the close were erected in the 14th century, which were originally 42. Today the close has 27 residences, library, treasury, chapel, monument room, and treasury. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
Bishop’s Palace, Moat and Gardens
This medieval palace was the home of the Bishops of Wells and Bath for more than 800 years. The first bishop of Wells and Bath received a crown license to build a deer park and residence to the south of the cathedral. This moated palace has been an imposing gatehouse, giving an impression that you are about to enter a castle structure. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!
The Wells Cathedral was built between 1175 and 1490, which was described as the most poetic of the English Cathedrals. This is located at an easy route towards Bristol, Cardiff, and Bath. It is situated at the medieval center of the country’s smallest city.