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St John the Baptist, High Street

St John the Baptist, High Street, Ruardean, Gloucestershire GL17 9US View on map

12th century lady chapel. 13th century nave and porch. 14th century bell tower/spire. 12th century tympanum over south door. A number of other features from before 18th century.


Opening Arrangements

Every Wednesday 10:30am - 4pm except on the following dates: 21st and 28th December 2016, 4th, 11th and 18th January 2017, 2nd, 9th, 16th and 23rd August 2017.


Prominent in centre of Ruardean village which is signposted from A4136 and B4234. Rail: Lydney (10 miles), Gloucester (20 miles). Bus: route 24 A (Gloucester to Joy's Green) and 35.

Parking Spaces


On-street parking.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes