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St Alfege's Church


St Alfege Church, designed by Hawsmoor, is where Henry VIII was baptised, and Thomas Tallis and General Wolfe are buried in the vaults. This is the site of the martyrdom of St Alfege, Archbishop of Canterbury, in 1012. Also, there are Grinling Gibbons woodwork and Jean Tijou altar railings in the church and in part of the gallery. Pilgrim route with introductory video.

Opening Times

Opening Times:

Monday - Friday: 11:00 - 16:00.

Saturday: 10:00 - 16:00.

Sunday: 12:00 - 16:00.

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Venue Details & Map

St Alfege's Church

Greenwich Church Street
SE10 9RB
020 8853 0687
Public transport:
Greenwich: turn left out of station and continue along Greenwich High Road. Church is on the left. Cutty Sark: turn left out of station, cross Creek Road by pedestrian

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