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An interesting church-an art display was on show when I visited-a vibrant place.

If you visit Sudbury this church is well worth a visit. No great history, just a place of... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
GerryKent
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Lovely old church with fascinating stained glass windows

The church, which has a small cafe in the mornings, was worth a visit, if only for its stained... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Kato122
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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In 1971 St Peter's Church was closed for public worship. It is now a cultural venue which is open to the public on most days. The building hosts a wide variety of performances, fairs and exhibitions but is also open for sightseeing. Entrance is...more
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

If you visit Sudbury this church is well worth a visit. No great history, just a place of interest.Obviously the church is well used by various groups for different occasions.

Thank GerryKent
Reviewed 9 September 2018

The church, which has a small cafe in the mornings, was worth a visit, if only for its stained glass windows, one of which commemorates the Boer War.

Thank Kato122
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is an important, decommissioned church, but you need to know what to look for. Various gargoyles and sculptures are rare examples, and you need to know what to look for. Local historians have done the research, which can probably be found in the local...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Go regularly to choral/instrumental concerts and all sorts. Right in the middle of town and it's brilliant. Only drawback is there are no loos but plans are afoot and hopefully .....

Thank PiperTricia
Allison B, Communications Officer at St Peter's Sudbury, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you! We're working on that and hire in loos for bigger events. We really appreciate your feedback :)

Reviewed 25 July 2018

This is an impressive building that has ceased to be a church but which is now used for events including concerts. Part of the former church is still available for quiet contemplation and there are still monuments in the building to the historic past of...More

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Allison B, communicatons officer at St Peter's Sudbury, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We hope you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 31 May 2018

Fantastic night out at an incredible space. Great sound, very rare venue, great band. definitely a place worth visiting. Can't wait for the regeneration so this will be a go to place day and night. A memorable evening.

Thank Colin M
Allison B, General Manager at St Peter's Sudbury, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you! We are aiming to put on more and more gigs like this so check the website for upcoming events!

Reviewed 9 May 2018

I went to St Peters during a visit to Sudbury, it is close to the marketplace. The church has not been used for worship since 1971, it is now used for community events. The current building dates from the 15th century, well worth a visit,...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

This church hasn't been used for religious services since 1971, but has instead become a feature in the centre of Sudbury and a busy community space which hosts craft fairs, markets and a range of other events. The history of the building dates back to...More

Thank Nicholas H
Allison B, Communications Officer at St Peter's Sudbury, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for the review - we really appreciate the feedback! We are now open usually during weekdays where you will find The Bridge cafe running (not Mondays currently). Great scones / sausage rolls and having the Bridge operating from St Peter's means that we...More

Reviewed 7 April 2018

Beautiful church. Staff and volunteers are very friendly. In the heart of town and they use it for a really quaint farmers market. Stunning woodwork.

Thank Sissy2807
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent Christmas fair with the church looking amazing. The multitude of stalls selling goods are worth visiting as often as possible

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