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Passing time

Beautiful surroundings. Organ playing in the background. Nice meet and greet people. Lovely shop... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Susan G
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A crooked spire and the largest church in Derbyshire

The crooked spire is a local and much loved landmark. Even without the crooked spire, St Mary’s is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
EESW1
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful surroundings. Organ playing in the background. Nice meet and greet people. Lovely shop. Lovely gift ideas including jewellery, lamps , soap , stationary.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The crooked spire is a local and much loved landmark. Even without the crooked spire, St Mary’s is an impressive church. It is big and feels much more like a cathedral than an ‘ordinary parish church’. The inside is impressive with its crossing altar with...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Go in and be amazed by the stained glass. The church is as a church should be as it has most of its original features. Read the history of church and it brings the crooked spire to life. Take your time and have a close...More

Thank DTWinfield1
Reviewed 12 September 2018

This is an interesting place to visit and the church spire certainly worth a look at. However, the surrounding area is very run down,full of drunks and unsavoury characters.Not a pleasant experience. Chester Town Council should do something about it if they want to attract...More

Thank werner n
Reviewed 5 September 2018

If you're visiting Chesterfield, it would be crazy not to call in at its iconic parish church, and goggle at its extraordinary spire. But it's well worth going inside as well - the church is large, ancient, full of interest, and well maintained

Thank seglea
Reviewed 30 August 2018

How lucky are we to have this amazing church. I always enjoy visiting and particularly like the church shop.

Thank Writetoreply
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Welcomed into the building, god selection of food at reasonable prices and of good quality, served by staff in a professional and friendly manner.

Thank Tina P
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The visit to the crooked spire church was well worth the money. You get a full history of the area and you also get to go up to view the spire and views from the top! An excellent value for money tourist attraction!

Thank JerryS1764
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Driving through CHesterfiels, we stopped off to admire the Crooked Spire of Chesterfield Parish Church. Visible for miles around, on all approaches to the town. Amazing it still stands!

Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This is well worth a visit, and not just if you're an enthusiast. The crooked spire is quite something and inside the church there are helpful history displays. The church has a nice, peaceful atmosphere. A very enjoyable visit. Guided tours of the church tower...More

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ann G
4 May 2016|
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Response from micarla |
chesterfield train station is a steady walk from the crooked spire but it is up hill at a slow pace it would take about 8 minutes
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NorthBeck25
21 September 2015|
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Yes, there are several parking areas near the Spire
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