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Here are some other UK organisations and places offering christian heritage tours. I hope you find the directory useful. We will continue to add places of interest so do call back from time to time.
If you are planning a visit to Britain to see some christian heritage please get in touch. We would be very happy to offer you free advice on planning your trip. Please note we do not list individual churches and cathedrals here. For this you can contact English Church Heritage.
England’s Christian Heritage
England’s Christian Heritage is an excellent starting point to finding out about the key places that have shaped England’s Christian development:
Christian Heritage, Cambridge and London
Two linked groups that share the vision of Pilgrims & Prophets, they provide excellent tours around the key locations of Christian heritage in these cities and exhibitions based in historic churches. There are many connections between the Christian heritage of these two cities and our own region – Anne Askew, John Robinson, Thomas Helwys and the Wesleys to mention just a few!
Welsh Revival Tours
Jan and David Holdaway run tours to help people experience Wales and its Revival history.
Birmingham Christian Heritage Centre
Set in a large Victorian Chapel in Rowley Regis, Birmingham, this exhibition shows the story of Christianity in Britain through a series of almost 50 illustrated and written panels and a large collection of fascinating items, objects, and books.
The James Hudson Taylor Trail (Barnsley)
William Booth Birthplace Museum
The William Carey Museum (Leicester)
The William Carey Museum in Leicester is a fascinating museum about the pioneer of international missionary work:
Heritage Exhibition at Fuller Baptist Church (Kettering)
An extensive display of material about the beginning of Free Church life and especially about the formation of the Baptist Missionary Society in 1792. Contact Rev. David Milner, 01536 745589, email@example.com We are also part of the \’Carey Experience\’ trail which has it own website: http://www.central-baptist.org.uk/Carey_Exhibition.html
Moriah Chapel, (Loughor)
Birthplace of the 1904 Welsh Revival
John Bunyan Museum (Bedford)
A museum celebrating the life of John Bunyan:
A resource about historic revival centres.
Christian Heritage Centre, Stoneyhurst
A new Christian heritage centre is being opened at Stoneyhurst in Lancashire with support from a wide range of Catholic groups.
Cowper And Newton Museum
The museum commemorates two great men William Cowper the influential poet and writer and John Newton preacher and writer of many Hymns including ‘Amazing Grace’.
Primitive Methodist Museum
Wesley Cottage is situated at Trewint near Launceston in Cornwall. It is where John Wesley, the founder of Methodism preached and rested.
Old Baptist Chapel
Old Baptist Chapel, Tewkesbury: this is one of the oldest surviving buildings to have been used as a Baptist chapel and offers additional activities for school groups and other parties.
The Preserved Congregational Church (Norwich)
The preserved 1643 Congregational church in Norwich runs an interesting programme of events.’
Raithby Methodist Chapel. (Lincolnshire)
The earliest purpose-built Methodist chapel, famously at the back of a farmyard.