Borough
Architectural period
Architectural type
Facility

We will be launching the 2021 programme at 12pm on 11 August 2021

  • Minster interior
  • Sanctuary
  • View from the Quire
  • Font from Nicholas Chapel
  • Exterior - South side
  • Minster Interior - Nave
  • Minster Exterior

Croydon Minster

Mediaeval/Sir George Gilbert Scott

place
Church Street, Croydon, CR0 1RN
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Disabled access, Toilets

Travel Information

train
Nearest train: East Croydon, West Croydon
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Bus routes: 157, 264, 468, 75
Medieval style church rebuilt by Sir George Gilbert Scott after 1867 fire. Tower & south porch are 15C. Large nave with open timber-work roof leads to chancel dominated by superb stained glass window & rich alabaster reredos.

Events

Saturday 4th September
Minster Church Open
schedule Time: 10am to 3pm
No access to bell tower today. Guides will be on hand to answer questions on Minster history and architecture.
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.
Sunday 5th September
Talks and Bell Tower tours
schedule Time: 11.30am to 3pm
Visitors are welcome to attend the 10am service prior to open house access. Tower only available during tours which will take place at 11.30am and 12.30pm. A talk on "The History Behind the Stained Glass Windows" will take place 12.30 and 2.30pm.
Visitors can arrive at any time during the opening hours.
There may be queues at busy times.

Design

Original design
Mediaeval/Sir George Gilbert Scott, 1870
Type
Religious, Concert/performance space, Civic
Period
Medieval, Victorian