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Quiet, reverential and calm

Well worth a visit. Established years ago by an island man. Really calm, lovely reflective... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Andrew C
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Swindon
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You must have a walk round

An ancient church with war time sadneses still remembered. However no visit to St Ann's is complete... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2018
Richard W
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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Consecrated in 1850 and built to the design of Sir George Gilbert Scott, this church is one of the finest examples of Victorian architecture in the Channel Islands.
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Established years ago by an island man. Really calm, lovely reflective atmosphere that promotes the ambience of the place and island. Loads of history and culture and Christian heritage of the island. Do look and rest a while. 🙂

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed June 23, 2018

An ancient church with war time sadneses still remembered. However no visit to St Ann's is complete without a visit. Peaceful and tranquil but with a lot of community spirit.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed June 19, 2018

I only went there to have a quick look around, but the whole of Alderney and St. Anne's is stunning to say the least.

1  Thank Wonderful270
Reviewed June 16, 2018

I’m sure we’ve all heard church bells chiming out, and perhaps wondered if they were computerized or whether somebody was actually ringing those bells. Well, St. Anne’s Church has a dedicated group of bell-ringers. If you ask nicely at the Alderney Visitors’ Bureau I’m sure...More

1  Thank mike g
Reviewed June 2, 2018

In a way a typical country town church but with an unusual, interesting chancel roof. Well proportioned.

1  Thank Jawenold
Reviewed January 22, 2018

This church has been well regarded by architectural historians for a long while. Its proportions are a bit disguised as it sits in a hollow. It has many of the attributes of a Victorian church that pleased John Betjeman. There is a fine tradition of...More

1  Thank gregory115
Reviewed October 27, 2017

Great team and extremely knowledgeable. Recommend a visit to the bell tower to see their peal of 12 bells!

1  Thank Barry C
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Known as the cathedral of the Channel Islands as it is so big. The stained glass windows are beautiful and it really is huge for such a small island.

1  Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Tsis is well worth a look around. Read the leaflets on the history of the church and the old bibles.

Thank wolf1234
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Attended Sunday morning worship; warmly welcomed and invited to stay for refreshments afterwards. Beautiful inside and out; one definitely not one to miss

Thank eeaglesm
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