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Great days out



London marathon

ondon is the world’s greatest marathon, the runners won’t have time to stop at churches but we hope you do.


100 years

In the 20th century concrete and steel gave dynamic churches in dramatic shapes and brilliant colour.


Nursery rhymes

This World Book Day, discover your favourite nursery rhyme characters hidden in plain sight!

Upcoming events

16 May

Horncastle, Lincolnshire

Art & Music Festival

St Mary's church once again hosts this week long extravaganza of music and art featuring over 600 pieces of artwork and over 40 live musical concerts and performances

Erstwhile Archbishop of Canterbury and now Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge, Dr Williams will look at what goes on in the writing of poetry, in various contexts across the centuries.

Inspire me



Scrumptious sconeathon

Love scones? Then you will love Lincolnshire’s West Lindsey Churches Festival in May, visiting some of the many churches that are taking part in the first ever 'Sconeathon'.


Tour operators

We are developing a new area of our website, which will bring you special experiences in sacred places across England, that you or your clients can’t find anywhere else.

Become a Friend of the National Churches Trust, for people who love church buildings!