Monasteries

Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury Cathedral

The current architecture of Canterbury Cathedral was created in 1174 after a large fire destroyed significant ...

Ely Cathedral

Ely Cathedral

Ely Cathedral, as we know it today, was built by the later ruling the region Normans. It has typical Norman ar...

Glastonbury Abbey

Glastonbury Abbey

The ruins of the Glastonbury Abbey are currently managed by the Anglican Communion. Many pilgrims from all Wes...

Lincoln Cathedral

Lincoln Cathedral

Lincoln Cathedral has its own library open to the public. It preserves one of the four priceless copies of the...

Melrose Abbey

Melrose Abbey

The king’s idea behind founding the Melrose Abbey was modernization of the agriculture and improving the level...

Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey

There was an old monastery at the site of Westminster Abbey since 616. The construction of the present cathedr...

Winchester Cathedral

Winchester Cathedral

Winchester Cathedral is located in the town of Winchester and is one of the largest churches in England. ...

York Minster

York Minster

The church that existed at the place where York Minster is today was destroyed by the Danes in 1075....