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Great venue

Great venue to hire for private events with or without food, meetings, dance classes etc...plenty... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
Margate, United Kingdom
Great dog walking

I love this church the grounds are dog friendly well kept and safe. All the w dog walkers clear... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Margate, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
31 May 2018
“Great venue”
1 week ago
“Too modernised or just practical?”
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Victoria Road, Margate CT9 1LN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This flint and ragstone church sits high in Margate overlooking the town. Part of the north aisle and the chancel arcades were constructed in the 13th century; additions being made late 13th century. The spire was added in the 14th century. St.John's was restored in...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

Great venue to hire for private events with or without food, meetings, dance classes etc...plenty or parking and space.

Thank ShandaFernandes
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

I had my daughter baptised here, and how wondering the service was. We went in s previous Sunday where our daughter was given an instrument to join in, in the songs. Wonderful day. Amazing service.

Thank Shauni R
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I love this church the grounds are dog friendly well kept and safe. All the w dog walkers clear their mess up and the grounds are well kept. Every third Wednesday of the month they have a great sale and there is a lot going...More

Thank jimaharding
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Interesting church steeped in history's graveyard is a bit run down sign of the times we live in worth having a look at if this is your sort of thing

Thank dariandoreen
Reviewed 5 November 2016

I have visited St. John's twice now, the first time was while it was interregnum in 2014. It has a communion service at 10.30 on Sunday's and this appeals to a wide section of the community. The building is unusual and in a nice setting.

Thank Royden S
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Only viewed the church from the outside but it looked very well kept. My ancestors were both married and baptised here, so it was a nice experience to see it in such good condition

3  Thank dave v
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Steeped in history, this is the church where I grew up. Full of history with some stunning screens. Graveyard now in disrepair sadly but church still good

1  Thank MichaelMacartney
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