Things to do in the Wye Valley and Forest of Dean

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If you are interested in history, there is much to discover; some of the best castles in the country, ancient churches, and masses of industrial archaeology throughout the Forest and the length of the Lower Wye Valley.


St Mary's Church, Ross-on-Wye

The church of St Mary the Virgin stands on one of the highest points in the town and the spire can be seen for many miles around; it is one of the largest churches in Herefordshire.

History and Heritage in or near Ross-on-Wye


Brockhampton Church - All Saints

A picture postcard rural Herefordshire village with impressive arts and crafts church

History and Heritage in or near Ross-on-Wye


Woolaston Church - St Andrews

History and Heritage in or near Lydney


Hartpury Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Gloucester


Hoarwithy - St Catherines

Unusual church in an ornate Italianate style in the heart of rural Herefordshire.

History and Heritage in or near Ross-on-Wye


Clearwell Church - St Peter's

History and Heritage in or near Clearwell


The Geomap Project

History and Heritage in or near Cinderford


Abenhall Church - St Michaels

History and Heritage in or near Mitcheldean


Highnam Church - Holy Innocents

History and Heritage in or near Gloucester


Kempley Church - St Mary's

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Kempley Church - St Edwards

History and Heritage in or near Newent


Church of St Mary and St David, Kilpeck

History and Heritage in or near Hereford