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Crooked Spire Church

Type:Church

Church of St Mary and All Saints
Church Way
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S40 1XJ
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 635 reviews635 reviews
Crooked Spire and Daffodils

Guide Prices

Admission to Church free, donations gratefully accepted
Trip up Spire - Adult £6.00, Child £4.00

Awards

  • Other AwardsSelf-assessed Accessibility Information Self-assessed Accessibility Information 2019

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled access - Access for wheelchair users to the Church but not the Tower
  • Facilities for hearing impaired

Catering

  • On-site light refreshments - At the Spire by Stephenson's across the Churchyard on St Mary's Gate.

Children

  • Children welcome

Groups

  • Facilities for groups

Parking

  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Gift shop
  • Smoking not allowed

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted

Opening Times

Season (23 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Saturday09:00 - 16:00
SundayClosed

* Sunday at service times only.
Tower tours are possible on certain days, times are advertised on the Church website.

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TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    414
  • Very Good
    193
  • Average
    27
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • Mark P
    Hampshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Famous for it's twisted or crooked spire
    3 of 5 stars
    Friday, 17th May 2019
    Probably the most famous landmark in Chesterfield. The Crooked Spire is very striking and worth taking a look up close. Read full review
  • valerief720
    Stafford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Spire in Chesterfield
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 19th May 2019
    What amazing piece of architect! Why is the top spiral shape? It wasn't built that way. Go visit this beautiful church and discover the answer. Read full review
  • beachbray
    england
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Truth or Legend ?
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 20th May 2019
    Before visiting the Twisted Tower Church we checked at the nearby Information centre as to how the tower became Twisted. We received 2 versions, the Truth and the Legend from a very helpful young... Read full review

Map & Directions

Road Directions

The Crooked Spire Church is in Chesterfield town centre but has no car park of its own so the directions below are to the nearest town centre car parks.

From North/South
Leave M1 at junction 29 and follow A617 to Chesterfield (approx 4 miles). At traffic light controlled roundabout select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select middle lane and take 2nd exit (Lordsmill Street). Select left lane and take first left (Beetwell Street). Multi-storey car park on right hand side.

For surface car parks: at roundabout select middle lane and take 3rd exit. At next roundabout select right lane and take 2nd exit (Lordsmill Street). Keep in right hand lane and go straight on. At traffic lights turn right (Spa Lane), take 1st left then left or right into car parks.

From East
Follow A617 to junction with M1 motorway, then follow route from North/South.

From West
Follow A619 to Chesterfield. At traffic light controlled roundabout (Lidl on left) select middle lane and take 3rd exit. Keep in left lane and, at traffic lights, go straight on. At next roundabout select left lane and take 1st exit (Lordsmill Street), then follow route from North/South for either multi-storey or surface car parks.

Accessible by Public Transport: Chesterfield station is 0 miles away.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest train station Chesterfield, 10 minutes walk away

Any bus to Chesterfield town centre

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