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“Stunning Lalique glass adorned church” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of St Matthew's Church - Glass Church

St Matthew's Church - Glass Church
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Stunning Lalique glass adorned church”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2014

This church is small but well worth a visit.
If you are an art nouveau or art deco fan then this is a must, a most unusually decorated church, no coloured glass at all but still stunning and it's free.

Visited June 2014
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English first
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Unelievable! Not to be missed”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2014

Wow!! What a surprise when you walk in. We expected a few pieces of Lalique but what we saw was unbelievable!! The front entrance doors have two inset Lalique panels. Upon entering the church you are overwhelmed by the HUGE Lalique crusifix.
It is amazing that the Germans did not loot this during the war. Very informative literature, but no guide available, which would have been nice.

Visited May 2014
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kent
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20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Glass church.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2014

This church is not made all of glass, free to go in, fantastic.
Bugy's and wheel chairs are permitable. if you like churches you will enjoy this one,

Children welcome to.

Visited August 2013
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North York Moors National Park, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
86 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
“Inspiring”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2014

A wonderful chapel. Fantastic Rene Lalique glasswork in an inspiring church. A once in a lifetime chapel.

Visited May 2014
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Wow”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2014

The outside looked like any other church. Once you get inside you can see why they call it the glass church. It was stunning with all that Lalique glass. Just pop in and have a look, no fee to go in just give a small donation.

Visited April 2014
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