Glastonbury Abbey

Glastonbury Abbey, the place where, if legend is to be believed, King Arthur is buried.

The other well-known legend is that of Joseph of Arimathea coming to the Abbey bearing the Holy Grail. 

 

The Glastonbury Thorn said to have taken root from Joseph’s staff.

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The ruins..

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A view of the Tor taken from the Abbey grounds

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A beautiful, atmospheric place, lovely grounds, interesting visitor centre and shop.

All photos ©CathyRyan

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