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Tiny church

Lived on Bromley by Bow and everyday I needed to cross the island where the Bow Church is located... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Rubaiyat E S
London, United Kingdom
Historic East London

If you're in East London, do take a quick look at Bow church while you're here. Besides its... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2015
Amin A
Cairo, Egypt
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9 Jun 2018
“Tiny historical place”
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

I saw it from the bus. And it was an amazing place. A lot of history there. The church its self ; the tombs outside ; the garden....

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Visiting London for Easter, we came to Bow Church for an early morning service on Easter Sunday. Situated somewhat incongruously on an island in the middle of the A11 Bow Road (normally thunderously busy, but mercifully quiet early on Easter Sunday), you approach the church...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Lived on Bromley by Bow and everyday I needed to cross the island where the Bow Church is located. It is the parish church of St Mary and Holy Trinity. This church is approximately 700 years old. The church was bombed in the Second World...More

1  Thank Rubaiyat E S
Reviewed 11 December 2015

If you're in East London, do take a quick look at Bow church while you're here. Besides its beautiful architecture, you'll be taken back hundreds of years to what this part of London may have looked in the past. A stark contrast to the modern...More

2  Thank Amin A
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Right in the middle of bow road a throwback to an ancient era. All around it is modern flats and roads and this place just reminds you of the history bow has.

1  Thank Manlikemonz
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Easy to get to as Bow Church DLR and Bow Road Underground station are close by. There is a statue of William Gladstone outside. It's a nice enough historic church which used to serve a small village area but now almost seems incongruous amongst all...More

1  Thank WMIM
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Bow Church is a small, lovely old church in the East End of London. It is easily accessible via the Bow Church DLR station. As with many churches in England, it is peaceful on the inside and has a lot of history.

1  Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 4 September 2014

This is everybody's idea of a 14th Century, Emnglish country church. Except, that it is in the middle of a busy dual carriageway in the East End of London. It is also the terminus of several bus routes inckluding the 8 and 205. When I...More

1  Thank AnonWidr
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