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One of the great churches of County Durham

Superb church with a great history going back to the Norman times and the De Brus family well worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael L
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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Family Church

I was raised on the headland and joined the choir at St Hildas but alas due to a handicap I had to... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
no6bus
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“One of the great churches of County Durham”
18 Sep 2018
“Family Church”
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The Rectory Church Close, Hartlepool TS24 0PW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Superb church with a great history going back to the Norman times and the De Brus family well worth a visit

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michael L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very pretty and picturesque church in a historic location on the headlands. Lots of history and nice short walks in the area. Worth a few hours to explore.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

I was raised on the headland and joined the choir at St Hildas but alas due to a handicap I had to leave (I couldn’t sing) I still have a picture taken of me in full choristers robe, as I grew up I attended Henry...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank no6bus
Reviewed 9 September 2018

My wife and I attended a Sunday service here. It was a very good experience. The building is beautiful and full of history

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

the site is lovely the views are unbelievable, you can spend hours in this area just soaking in the atmosphere.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

i have lived in Hartlepool most of my life and often i have a look round St Hilda's church. this 12th century building is the best in town, please take time to have a look inside,you will love it

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank dramsman
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We visited this church during a heritage weekend. Interesting display of the history of the area, and informed guides to talk about the church's development and its relationship to the abbey bar Whitby. Good coffe/tea and home made cake/scones were available. Parking adjacent. Toilet facilities...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank June S
Reviewed 3 October 2017

we went here for a family christening and on entering we were pleasantly suprised. The church was magnificent but there was allso photographs al round the walls showing the area during the war, especially the bombardment.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 27 May 2017

On the day we happened to find this beautiful church it was not open but a walk around the outside was lovely. Flying buttresses dominate from the front and it overlooks the water. Wonderful architecture and a well maintained building and church yard. now I...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank LancashireLankyLass
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Short visit to my old stomping ground and it didnt disappoint. Well maintained and scenic. Prominent on landscape and close to local amenities. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mr_Mote
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