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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 - 652 reviews652 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
    427
  • Very Good
    196
  • Average
    28
  • Poor
    1
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • nitabear1
    Chesterfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Short stroll
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 3rd July 2019
    Didnt really look at the crooked spire growing up round Chesterfield but what a great thing to have on your doorstep.well worth a look round and great for photos. Read full review
  • SixtyOne
    Ashby-de-la-Zouch, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Stunning Spectacle - Well Worth Visiting
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 4th July 2019
    I have been to Chesterfield on a number of occasions but I've never really had enough time to check out the church and spire. It is simply beautiful and a must see place up close. The crooked spire... Read full review
  • valeriegj7
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    valgjones
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 12th July 2019
    Beautiful church..... worth a wander round...... lots of information about the spire.....wheelchair friendly too! 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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