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Address: College Street, Ipswich IP1 1XF, England
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Wed 10:00 - 15:30

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beer festival

was it odd being in a church for a beer festival? at first yes, but it was a great event and the building Is beautiful inside and out. I would certainly come back for more events... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 October 2016
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No er a place of worship, this church has been turned into an "entertainment" venue althou the pillars and basics of the beautiful church architecture have been left untouched. Overhead heaters have been aded to take off the chill in the colder months but a warm coat/jacked is still recommended! A tiered stage has been added so musicians can perforn... More 

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Ely
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60 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Excellent music and singers, a interesting venue. We now have next years programme and will go again.

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Thank David C
Andrew M, Manager at St Peter's by the Waterfront, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed our last Jazz by the Waterfront evening. We look forward to seeing you again in 2017! More 

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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526 reviews
167 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

was it odd being in a church for a beer festival? at first yes, but it was a great event and the building Is beautiful inside and out. I would certainly come back for more events in the future

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Thank foodfootballbeer
Andrew M, Manager at St Peter's by the Waterfront, responded to this review

Glad you had a great evening, we think St Peter's is beautiful inside and out too and love that it can host many different types of events. We hope to see you in the future! More 

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

I have been to several jazz concerts here and the atmosphere is brilliant, I have seen some really good jazz bands for £10. I have also been to craft fairs here and usually stop to admire the tapestries which have a lot of detail. A lovely building in itself

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Andrew M, Manager at St Peter's by the Waterfront, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review Ajwsuf! We're glad you enjoy visiting us and attending our events. More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is now used as a music and arts centre. The interior is lovely with quality tapestries and artworks. Regular concerts are held here and a local band has its base at St Peters.

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1 Thank davidzmitchell
Andrew M, Manager at St Peter's by the Waterfront, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review - glad you love the building and displays. More 

Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015

We went to see Kevin Pearce, supported by Izzy's Daughter, there on Saturday night and really liked the intimacy and ambience of the church as a music venue. Smaller than Colchester Arts Centre (another church- St Mary's- which has an amazing life now as a venue for comedy, music, farmers markets and all sorts of wonderful things) but very well... More 

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East Anglia, UK
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2013

One of the ancient port churches in Ipswich, it is really great that this redundant church has been turned into something else for the Community, whilst leaving some of the church artefacts within the building. I had relatives (before my time) associated with the church, so there is an inevitable poignancy when visiting (so I am declaring an interest!), and... More 

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Andrew M, Manager at St Peter's by the Waterfront, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your visit to St Peter's - we too look forward to the redevelopment of the waterfront to improve the journey up to the town centre. More 

Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2012

What an excellent use for a redundant church. A perfect setting for music.Accoustics good. We have been to classical recitals but this time it was the Annual British Legion Poppy Day concert and service. An event not to be missed.

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Ipswich
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2012 via mobile

Open today as part of the Ipswich Maritime Festival; a beautiful old church now a centre for music and the arts. Highly recommended.

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Felixstowe
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2012

an old disused church in a rundown building site. not open to the public

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Andrew M, Manager at St Peter's by the Waterfront, responded to this review

Although we're in an area of building works, some being completed, some not, St Peter's is a vibrant building with many concerts, arts and heritage events taking place throughout the year. Unfortunately as we are manned entirely by volunteers we are not able to open all of the time, particularly during the winter months, when we are only open Wednesdays... More 

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