Bishop's Palace, Wells, Somerset

A visit to the medieval moated Bishop’s Palace is a must when you’re in Wells; you enter through an imposing gatehouse and portcullis into 14 acres of the most tranquil gardens, including an arboretum and a Garden of Reflection. Explore the ruins of the Great Hall and the Bishop’s Chapel, and don’t miss the swans who live in the moat – they pull on a bell in the wall when they want to be fed!

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