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For the real belivers

Being an orthodox, I have found here the peace I needed . It is a venue for belivers not for... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2018
Colchester, United Kingdom
Quaint and unimposing chapel

The chapel seem to be open all the time. I passed it en route to my hotel and decided to stop in... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Provincetown, Massachusetts
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17 Maidenburgh Street, Colchester CO1 1UB, England
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

Being an orthodox, I have found here the peace I needed . It is a venue for belivers not for tourists and selfie-makers. It has the vibe of a church, areal one

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

The chapel seem to be open all the time. I passed it en route to my hotel and decided to stop in. It is a small and unornate chapel dating back to the end of the 11th c. There is a courtyard and cemetery as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Visited the church during a Heritage Day and was delighted with the interior, with exotic images and an exceptionally friendly welcome. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

As part of our guided walk around Colchester we were taken inside this tiny church, probably would not have noticed it otherwise but it is well worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

This church is very close to the castle and is well worth the trek inside. Very ornate architecture and beautiful stain glass.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank bkirk4747
Reviewed September 30, 2018

This chapel is named after Saint Helena the patron saint of Colchester. It is suggested that the chapel was founded by the saint herself. Built on the site of an earlier structure, present building dates from the 1100 - 1300s. Nearby excavations in the 1980s...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kenc198
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We rented a house a short distance from this small chapel with a rather plain and unassuming exterior. Since they welcomed visitors and seemed to be open most hours of the day, we dropped in. No one was around but we were able to just...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank barbara361
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