If you are looking for somewhere to visit that offers something for the whole family then Pershore Abbey could well be the choice for you. Pershore Abbey has been around for over 1300 years and throughout that time has been the centre for Christian worship for people all of the UK. There are many of the original parts of the Abbey still exist including the tower with its lantern and free-standing ringing platform.
The people behind Pershore Abbey want it to be a place that is accessible for everyone. They have a packed schedule of events throughout the year which helps encourage people to visit and makes sure that when they are do they are well entertained. If you check the schedule for Pershore Abbey you will see that they have a number of regular events which take place all the time. There are different choir and worship events so if you are visiting then you can always pop along and see what these are like. They also have additional events on top of this such as one off concerts and seminars from world leaders in Christianity which often have something interesting to share.
When you do visit Pershore Abbey you don’t have to worry about wandering around alone and not getting the full experience. There are a number of tours that take place throughout the year so if you get booked onto one of these then you can make sure that you see as much of Pershore Abbey as possible. You’ll get to see most of this building including the tower which is the Abbeys most exquisite building. The tour usually takes around 40 minutes to complete and the guide will tell you everything that you need to know about the building, so it is a learning experience as well as a chance to take in some of England’s best loved history.
What you can be sure of when you visit is a warm welcome and an experience that you won’t find anywhere else. It isn’t every day that you can walk around a building that is over 1000 years old however by visiting Pershore Abbey you can!
There are loads of other places to visit throughout the local area so why not make a day of it and spend the whole day taking in everything that the area surrounding Pershore has to offer.