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Smallest Church in England?

Located in the heart of Dover town centre and a stone's throw from the historic Town Hall St... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
PaulFabia
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Dover, United Kingdom
Tiny but full of atmosphere.....

It's fantastic that such a small chapel is able to generate such a wonderful atmosphere. The kind... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
MagellanSmiles
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Located in the heart of Dover town centre and a stone's throw from the historic Town Hall St Edmund's Chapel is reputed to be the smallest church in England. It attracts visitors from all parts of the world but even "locals" do not know of...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

It's fantastic that such a small chapel is able to generate such a wonderful atmosphere. The kind of place you will walk past a thousand times then smile when you finally enter, like stepping back in time to a place of contentment and reflection. Wonderfully...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

The guides at the Maison Dieu have a key to this tiny chapel - said to be the smallest church still in regular use in England. It was built in 1252/3 and my guide called it 'the miracle church' not only because of the mediaeval...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Situated behind the main shopping area. It is very small and worth it to pop your head in the door. It has room only for a few people inside but it is used only occasionally on St Edmunds feast day and a couple of other...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

It is quite well hidden but his is a great little church. It was hidden behind another building for years and was nearly demolished. I came across it while doing the Bluebird Heritage walk.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Our host pointed this out to us, and we went back on foot later in the week. Such a lovely, hidden gem. Very evocative. Be sure to walk by and have a look.

Thank 13pickles
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Lovely tiny chapel tucked away beside an alleyway into the pedestrianised town centre. Not aware that it is open, but walk past it often and admire the building.

Thank DesdinovaUK
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A very, very old chapel, which ended up surruonded by other buildings and having other uses. The surrounding buildings were partially desrtoyed during the war and the decision was made to bring the chapel back to visibility. A little building full of charm, history and...More

Thank sjpo
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Atmospheric and ancient chapel hidden away in the centre of Dover with a beautiful little garden. Information panel outside but on Wednesdays the tour guides at the Maison Dieu will take you over and let you in - worth asking.

1  Thank brodieDover
Reviewed 29 June 2016

this chapel is tiny but easy to find in dover, there are certain times when it is open and staff give lots of history of chapel ,small garden is well maintained which makes it attractive

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