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St.Chads Church

St Chad's Terrace, Shrewsbury SY1 1JX, England
+44 1743 365478
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Impressive

A really impressive church, very catholic for a CofE site. Reminded me of one in Boston Mass. Well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lds592017
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Unusual circular church

A local gentleman told us this was worth a visit as we were passing by and we were so glad he did... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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St Chad's Terrace, Shrewsbury SY1 1JX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really impressive church, very catholic for a CofE site. Reminded me of one in Boston Mass. Well worth a look round.

Thank lds592017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A local gentleman told us this was worth a visit as we were passing by and we were so glad he did or we might have missed it. we walked in and had the church to ourselves, so unusual these days. An architectural surprise and...More

Thank Ermyngarde
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to go to St.Chads many years ago and went to have a mooch round while visiting Shrewsbury. We were lucky enough to arrive just as a lunch time concert was about to start. The standard of music was high, the presentation was good....More

Thank clarrie2015
Reviewed 28 October 2017

After realising that the previous St Chad's Church had fallen down many years ago overnight we were keen to see its successor. We were not disappointed. We loved the dramatic staircases as we entered and also the round unusual shape of the building. Do not...More

Thank Veronica B
Reviewed 5 October 2017

always enjoy calling here-----the peace and tranquility exceedingly well kept only downside was being unable to visit EBENEZER SCROOGE's GRAVE due to ongoing works we did not forget you UNCLE SEB

Thank brian m
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very interesting visit, the volunteer staff were very helpful, lots of information about the history of the building and why it was built in the shape it was.

Thank robf355
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is the first round church I have seen probably because there are only 4 in the country, missed the one in Cambridge when I visited but then again it is not on the same scale or as grand.

Thank Catons
Reviewed 17 September 2017

If you're exploring Shrewsbury, a visit to St Chad's is an absolute must. I stumbled in here while walking along the town walls and was amazed to find a perfectly circular church with the pews ingeniously laid out to match, all set off by glorious...More

Thank Donna E
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is one of he iconic buildings in the Shrewsbury skyline, situated by the quarry park. If you go in the graveyard at the back you will find the grave of Ebenezer Scrooge.

Thank shropshirenick
Reviewed 10 September 2017

What a fascinating church this is! It's not every day you find a round church - beautiful inside and lovely to look at from outside. A very restful and quiet place.

Thank VJ173
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