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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

weekly on Wednesdays 9:30am - 3:30pm except on 6 January, 30 March, 21 December and 28 December 2016.


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

Parking Spaces


In street.

Disabled Access

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