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Queens Road Baptist Church - Heritage Open Days 2019

19 September 2019 - 20 September 2019 Every day
  • Location: Queen's Road Baptist Church Queen's Road, Coventry CV1 3EG
  • Time: 11:00 - 14:00
  • Cost: FREE

The church congregation has been meeting since the middle ages of the 17th century but the present chapel was opened in 1884

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Retaining many original features it can now seat 500 in pine pews and includes a gallery. The Baptistry (which is covered by the front platform when not in use) will be on display along with the communion table and pulpit. There is a fine organ which was installed a few years after the building was opened. There are War Memorial stained glass windows (1922) of a distinctively non-conformist nature depicting scenes from Bunyan's Pilgrims Progress, a popular Free Church theme.

Come along and view the original Baptismal Pool and original War Memorial stained glass along with guided tours of the Victorian Chapel (1884). and other areas on request. An exhibition of the history of the building and church community will be available to view.

Opening times

Thursday 19 September: 1100-1400
Friday 20 September: 1100-1400

Booking details

No booking required

Access

Chapel entrance from outside does have steps but access can be obtained via the cafe

Additional information

Max 10 people per tour/session. If there is a large group please telephone in advance 07773229253
www.qrbc.co.uk

Directions

Car park off Grosvenor Road - sat nav CV1 3FE An access map is available on the website - www.qrbc.co.uk/contact-us

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