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St John's Waterloo

Waterloo Road, London SE1 8TY, England
+44 20 7633 9819
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This is quite unassuming as a church but as you walk around Waterloo it is worth taking time to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Northampton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Don’t forget the church grounds

I visited midweek in December, quiet day at the church and yet there was a couple of food stalls... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Colin E
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2 weeks ago
“Unassuming ”
31 Dec 2017
“Don’t forget the church grounds”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Waterloo Road, London SE1 8TY, England
+44 20 7633 9819
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is quite unassuming as a church but as you walk around Waterloo it is worth taking time to pause and enjoy a different church. Does not ha e a large spire or Cathedral like dome but has its own beauty. In summary - A...More

1  Thank northants90
Reviewed 31 December 2017

I visited midweek in December, quiet day at the church and yet there was a couple of food stalls and the church was open. I don’t know the church but there appears to be a sense of community about the place. Musical equipment and lighting...More

1  Thank Colin E
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We attended a funeral today in the church, but was surprised to see how bright and airy it is. Loved the modern murals on the walls. The food stalls outside are weird but smell amazing. Lovely architecture with gorgeous pillars outside. Right opposite Waterloo station.

3  Thank BargeeGirl
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We were invited to attend a concert by the Southbank Sinfonia by some students that we had met. The Church of St John the Evangelist was built to the designs of the architect Francis Octavius Bedford in 1824. The Church was renovated by Blomfield in...More

1  Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 12 June 2016

I visited this church to attend a choral concert. Its architecture is striking both inside and outside and its acoustics are very good. Inside there is a magnificent organ ( at least it looks to be a very fine one - though it wasn't played...More

Thank Mark Benjamin L
Reviewed 20 February 2015

St John's is an Anglican Greek Revival church, built in 1822-24 but greatly restored after being hit by a bomb during the London blitz in 1940. The interior is now light and airy, and as well as being a centre of worship the church is...More

Thank Laurie P
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27 November 2016|
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Response from Maggi713 | Reviewed this property |
Did you check on TripAdvisor or Bookings? Put in that you want to be near St. Johns Waterloo and see what comes up. We stayed at the Hilton London Kensington - bus just outside the door and tube nearby.