Downside Abbey Church

Downside Abbey Church, one of only four Minor Basilicas in England, has been designated by English Heritage as a Grade I listed building. 

The church is open dawn-dusk. You can use our new guidebook (click here to buy in advance or purchase from the Visitor Centre on the day) or click here to arrange a guided tour. We can provide guided tours of up to 50 people. 

What to look for when you visit Downside Abbey Church…