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Church of St. Bartholomew the Great, London

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Visit one of the oldest churches in London at Church of St. Bartholomew the Great, an ancient Norman church founded in 1123. Despite having witnessed the Reformation, the Great Fire of London, and air raids from two world wars, the original structure of this building still stands. Look for the information panels in the cloister to learn more about the church's long history, including details about John Wesley's visit after was debarred from other churches. Several movies, like "Shakespeare in Love" and "Four Weddings and a Funeral," have used the church as a film setting. Plan your Church of St. Bartholomew the Great visit and explore what else you can see and do in London using our London trip itinerary maker.
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  • Church history? The quaint gate as entrance to the Church. Once the gate, in the street in front of Church, welcomed by a squirrel! Take admission is just entering!
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  • One of the most atmospheric churches in London, tucked away behind a wonderful gateway. There's an entry charge of £5 but this is well worth it for two reasons: the church is simply spectacular- a fan...  more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed the visit, as there are so many famous churches in London that one only visits the big names due to time constraints. This is very old, but what a delight. Others may have been r...  more »