St Wilfrid's Church, Harrogate

Phone

01423 504629

Address

Duchy Road Harrogate N Yorkshire HG1 2EY

Website

Visit site
A magnificent Grade 1 listed church, open daily to visitors andjust a short scenic walk from the centre of town.  Designed by renowned architect Temple Moore and his son-in-law Leslie Moore, the church, cloisters, hall and cottage are the only Grade 1 listed buildings in the town of Harrogate.       Opening Times and Facilities The church welcomes visitors every day, and has daily services.  The church is open to the public from 9am to 6pm most days and entry is free of charge. There are toilets available during our office hours (9am – 1pm Monday to Friday). The hall is in use most days by private hirers. If you would like to see the hall with its spectacular and unique “lamella” ceiling, please email or call us in advance to make an appointment. Disabled access to the main body of the church is good via the main doors on Duchy Road. There are steps to the Lady Chapel area however. There is a car park for church visitors at the rear of the building  Exhibits, Displays and Points of Interest The baptistery area of the church holds a display of information about the history of St Wilfrid’s. The church also features many significant items: •    Panels of the Stations of the Cross by innovative female artist Frances Darlington •    Painted reredos and pulpit . •    Stained glass by Victor Milner  •    “the dove from above” sculpture (not the official name, but an affectionate description) over the font designed in the 1960’s by Leslie Durbin.  •    The Harrison organ, noted for its delicate voicing and tone is still used today.  •    Lady Chapel, a beautiful space designed by Leslie Moore.  •    The Parish Hall has a unique “lamella” ceiling, which is of interest to any fans of architecture or design. As mentioned above, please contact us in advance to ensure viewing of the Hall. Services at St Wilfrid Harrogate Everyone is welcome to services at St Wilfrid’s. Sundays – Mass of the Dawn at 8am, Parish Mass at 10am Evening Prayer is every weekday at 6.30pm Mass at 7pm on Tuesday and Thursday, 11am on Wednesday and 12 noon on Friday. Saturday: Morning Prayer at 8.45am Service times vary, please our website for weekly times. Supporting St Wilfrid Harrogate To continue to open and keep serving the community, St Wilfrid’s needs your support.  We do not charge to visit the church, but donations are welcome in the donations box at the main doors or online via the website.     Read more

Nearby  Places

Royal Hall
Things To Do
Royal Hall
Ashness Apartments
Stay
Ashness Apartments
Westmorland Sheepskins
Shopping
Westmorland Sheepskins
Spirit of Harrogate
Food & Drink
Spirit of Harrogate
Spirit of Harrogate - Unique...
Things To Do
Spirit of Harrogate - Unique...
Farrahs Olde Sweet Shop
Food & Drink
Farrahs Olde Sweet Shop
Loading...

Loading entries...

Behind the scenes of  Things To Do

Curiosities of the Museum
Things To Do
12th May 2020
Curiosities of the Museum icon
Curiosities of the Museum

The Harrogate Museums and Arts collection holds a lot of famous treasures, from Faberge and Grimshaw to unique ancient...

An outstanding love of Nidderdale AONB
Things To Do
3rd Nov 2020
An outstanding love of Nidderdale AONB icon
An outstanding love of Nidderdale AONB

Nidderdale is part of the national family of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) – landscapes so special they...

The Yorkshire Agricultural Society launch 'Farm to Fork'
Things To Do
30th Apr 2020
The Yorkshire Agricultural Society launch 'Farm to Fork' icon
The Yorkshire Agricultural Society launch 'Farm to Fork'

The Farm To Fork campaign from the Yorkshire Agricultural Society celebrates and highlights the crucial role farmers are playing...

Loading...

Loading entries...

More  Things To Do businesses

Butter Market Museum
Things To Do
Butter Market Museum
Pillars Past
Things To Do
Pillars Past
Mercer Art Gallery
Things To Do
Mercer Art Gallery
Stump Cross Caverns
Things To Do
Stump Cross Caverns
Nought Moor Trail
Things To Do
Nought Moor Trail
Lost Earth Adventures
Things To Do
Lost Earth Adventures
Ripon Spa Gardens
Things To Do
Ripon Spa Gardens
Nidd Gorge
Things To Do
Nidd Gorge
Blubberhouses Tree Trail
Things To Do
Blubberhouses Tree Trail
Loading...

Loading entries...

You may also like

Loading...

Loading entries...