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St. Mary's Church

Parish Rooms St. Marys Gate, Wirksworth DE4 4DQ, England
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St Mary's wirksworth

Very interesting. Beautiful church. Large for area. Interesting lead mining history. Currently... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Nettie P
via mobile
Yet Another Magnificent Edifice built to the Glory of God

I love visiting churches, they are so welcoming, usually well cared for and always quiet and... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
jrdo5959
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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Parish Rooms St. Marys Gate, Wirksworth DE4 4DQ, England
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Very interesting. Beautiful church. Large for area. Interesting lead mining history. Currently railings are being restored. Very quaint

Thank Nettie P
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I love visiting churches, they are so welcoming, usually well cared for and always quiet and peaceful, especially on a Saturday afternoon! If you meet someone inside who worships there they are always glad to tell you about "their" Church. St Mary's is no exception,...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We have a Tony Robinson TV programme to thank for pointing us in the direction of Wirksworth St Mary’s Church. I won’t repeat here what you can easily find on the Internet and on Tripadviser but I can add that the Saxon stuff is every...More

Thank FredPittwood
Reviewed 5 September 2017

If you are in the area this church is worth a look. The layout inside is so different to any other church I have been in. Plenty to look at and information sheets are available as you walk in.

Thank Afterextratime
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I was amazed by the beauty of the stained glass windows in this wonderful church, there was so much to see of interest as you make your way around the inside of the large church, well worth stepping in ...

Thank yvonne p
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Set in the village centre, tucked away in a charming peaceful square, St Mary's was the highlight to our visit to the charming Wirksworth - steeped in history.

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Can you spot the miner? and the Knights tomb.An ornate church in a small town setting with lots to see hidden in the walls of the church

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Had my granddaughters christening at this beautiful church during Sunday service. The church is spectacular inside and we were made very welcome. The congregation were really friendly

Thank Karon69
Reviewed 30 October 2016

What a wonderful church!! So much to explore inside! We used the trail guide (adult and child versions) so as not to miss anything. Totally fascinating and well worth a visit to discover hidden treasures from the past!!

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The exterior of this church is magnificent, with a tower so strong and erect, and delicate, ornate carvings in the stonework. Sadly, I can't review the interior as it wasn't open.

Thank KevinSadler2364
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Gerry L
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I have asked the same thing but i am not sure whose task it is to change it. No idea where the original source came from Just a mix up I guess. I had put a warning message on . i wondered where the church in the picture... More
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