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Church of St Peter

The Cross | Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
+44 1244 403634
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Historic church at the heart of Chester

Built in 907 on the foundations of the Roman's HQ, St Peter's is the parish church for everyone... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Give us this day our daily bread

A warm welcome with people who trust God 😇 ) cafe and quiet room open all the time and the lights... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
David G
Chester, United Kingdom
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The Cross | Watergate Street, Chester CH1 2LA, England
+44 1244 403634

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Reviewed yesterday

Built in 907 on the foundations of the Roman's HQ, St Peter's is the parish church for everyone within the city walls. It is unusual in that the building is square. Much of the interior is Victorian but it does have a medieval fresco. It...More

Thank TuesdayChester
Reviewed 14 June 2017

A warm welcome with people who trust God 😇 ) cafe and quiet room open all the time and the lights are amazing at night

Thank David G
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I was sitting outside listening to a violin playing busker. When I noticed a stream of people going into this church. So I followed them and there it was a cafe, serving the cheapest cuppa in town. It was dark and dismal inside but I...More

Thank faithcharity
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Situated at the crossing of the four main streets in Chester, this church was founded by Ethelfleda, the daughter of King Alfred the Great, in 907AD and it has remained a place of Christian worship ever since. The design of the church is rather unusual...More

2  Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

An attractive small church that is almost missed as near the cathedral Nice architecture and worth a quick visit

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Called in for a drink, people helpful and polite. The church is peaceful and good for a quiet drink,

Thank richard c
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Thought this cross would be more spectacular. Quite boring and easy to walk past without5 realising its importance

Thank braithwaite12
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A bargain place to rest and recover from the stress and chaotic life. Tea and coffee are very good value, the staff are very friendly and not pushy. On a Tuesday they have a short lunchtime service where people gather to sing and pray with...More

Thank graham136
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is a lovely old church which seems more like a refuge! The ladies in the cafe were very friendly and helpful. We were even treated to an impromptu piano performance with songs from the shows!! It was a truly restful time before setting out...More

Thank pomfrey21
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This beautiful Church is right in the centre of Chester we found it three or four years ago and it is worth going inside to look round this Church and discovering it's long history. Also they serve tea and coffee at very reasonable prices

Thank 70ish
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20 June 2015|
Response from M M | Reviewed this property |
Non. Mais un jour j'espere visiter Leicester dans les 'Midlands' d'Est.