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St Pancras Parish Church

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Address: Euston Road, London NW1 2BA, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7388 1461
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Choir service

I enjoyed the evening service here with the choir and all the liberating prayers but it did feel a bit like a concert.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Ethan E
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed the evening service here with the choir and all the liberating prayers but it did feel a bit like a concert.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is an amazing place. Just popped in for a few minutes of peace after a busy day. Well worth a visit.

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Whilst staying in an hotel nearby we heard the clock chimes of a bell tower nearby and following the sound found St Pacras parish church. Adjacent to the very busy Euston Road it is surprisingly quiet inside and is a perfect place for thought and reflection. There are regular recitals although not whilst we were there and the crypt is... More 

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Thank Helen K
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

The original was built in the 11th century and more recently completed in 1822 and was based on the Greek Temple of Erectheum in the Acropolis in Athens in Greece. It is a beautiful old building with Greek columns but looked neglected and lost in the surrounding high rise. It was not open and although signs said the garden was... More 

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Thank Oldjack
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful church from the 1800's, with Greek influence. Nice to read the plaques, walk around and see a bit of history.

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Went to visit the church on a Friday but it is closed. So looked at the Greek inspired architecture they had the Caryatids from the Erechtheum also the tower is inspired from the tower of the winds both in Athens. As I could not get into the church I went into the Crypt gallery there was a art exhibition on... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

A beautiful church building that fuses the Christian tradition with Classical architecture to stunning effect. The inside of the church is every bit as compelling as it is intriguing (with its Roman forum influence and wooden Christ sculpture), with a parish seems friendly and welcoming (as illustrated by the tolerant and culturally diverse activities advertised just outside the entrance doors).... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Staying close by, we hoped to be able to see the interior of this church, but unfortunately it was Friday, the only day that the church is closed. Consequently, we had to content ourselves with views of the exterior. The building dates from 1822 and is built in a Greek revival style The most unusual features are the Caryatids on... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

A Caryatid is a female figure used as an architectural support in place of a pillar. The archetypical Caryatids are, of course, those on the Erechtheum in Athens. The word is Greek, meaning 'daughter/girl from Caryes', Caryes being a town near Sparta. Well, who would have thought that you can also find some Caryatids in London! Lost in the hectic... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

The church is of more of a Palladian design than a standard church. At the moment, the main frontage is covered over as work is being carried out on it. Indie, the church is a little dark, but this allows the many stained glass windows to glow. The church is a two-story one, with a gallery (I couldn't find a... More 

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