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Well presented place of worship

We were impressed by the peace within this building & the way it is maintained to a high standard... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
Alan A
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
A lovely old church

John Wesley and his family worshiped here. The ladies of the church served a lovely lunch and had... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2017
salsa1942
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Richardson, Texas
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The Wesley Memorial Methodist church built in 1889 as a memorial to John and Charles Wesley who were born in Epworth in 1703 and 1708.Church is open 9-6.00 every day. Visitors welcome to use the attractive gardens for relaxation.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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37 High Street, Epworth DN9 1EP, England
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+44 1427 872319
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

We were impressed by the peace within this building & the way it is maintained to a high standard. There are two portraits of the Wesleys in the entrance to church. Well worth a visit.

Thank Alan A
Reviewed October 31, 2017

John Wesley and his family worshiped here. The ladies of the church served a lovely lunch and had a table of local crafts. For a group, they would provide this for you too.

Thank salsa1942
Reviewed October 18, 2017

I was aware of the Wesley connection. Passing by, I was pleased to find the church open. It is immaculate within. Lots of material to view and ponder about. Recommended.

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Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful to see the gardens of the church so attractively presented and accessible for use by visitors and locals. Pleasing supply of seating in both sunshine and shade. All the more important and invaluable because of its position on the High Street. Church always open.

Thank 1949etwall
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

The Wesley memorial church was my childhood home. My mum was the caretaker for four years & the local grave digger .. life living in the grounds of this beautiful church was the most magical I have experienced.. summers there would be weddings ,summer fates...More

Thank epworthepworth
Reviewed May 31, 2017

After not being able to visit the parish church as it was locked, we were pleased to see a notice 'Church Open' on the Methodist church. The famous saying of John Wesley as he lay dying 'The best of all, God is with us! is...More

Thank Millie024
Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful gardens at the front of the chapel invite you in with seating in sun and shade. Have a look at vegetable garden to side in raised beds. Visitors and locals are welcome to use garden as a resource for the community. Church always open...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2016

The church stands well back from the road on the edge of interesting village. It is a fine example of Victorian architecture although more ornate than is customary. It has a rather dark interior but is full of fascinating period features.

Thank kishere t
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Truly welcomed to this church. Lovely to look around. Nice little garden surrounding it. Well worth a visit to see where the Wesleyan preached. We were even offered a cup of tea and asked if we would like to stay for the service

Thank janeyates1
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Not quite what you might expect from a Wesleyan Chapel in that it is quite ornate inside. Very traditionally built in the Victorian period though. No one to show you round but the gardens are pleasant.

Thank Ian S
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