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Sailors Church

Military Road, Ramsgate, England
+44 1843 589848
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Local History

We visited this church to view the history of this church and the connection to the Smack Boys and... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
Margate, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lovely little church steeped in maritime history

Came upon this little 19th century church on the quay by accident and we were so pleased we went... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
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Military Road, Ramsgate, England
+44 1843 589848
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this church to view the history of this church and the connection to the Smack Boys and the home next to this church. You really need to visit the church and the home to understand the history about these two buildings from the...More

Reviewed 16 February 2017

Came upon this little 19th century church on the quay by accident and we were so pleased we went in. It was founded as a church for fishermen and there was a home for fishing apprentices attached to it- lots of ship models and scenes...More

Thank Duplicarius
Reviewed 4 February 2017

An amazing little church steeped in history just like going back in time I have visited this church twice now it is well worth a visit

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I have visited this Church a few times when strolling around Ramsgate Harbour usually in the summer months. But this last visit I attended a Christmas Carol Service. It is very interesting even if you are not a church goer, definitely worth a look as...More

Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Great sailors church, beautiful models and a little bit of history. On the corner of the harbour if you are passing it is with popping in for a few minutes to get a taste it.

Thank somcghee
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We often pop in when we are near. Avery quiet and comfortable church. Please visit if you are near and maybe leave a small amount of money in the box to help support this church.

Thank annofupnor
Reviewed 4 November 2016

We visited Ramsgate on a sunny Bank Holiday weekend and due to some organised entertainment events being held in the harbour area, the seafront was quite busy. We travelled to Ramsgate by train and it is a fair walk (mostly downhill), from the station to...More

Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This chapel still runs and has a huge amount of history. The building that it is in is very impressive and right on the harbour. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 12 October 2016

a church showing history and its place in a seaside community still well maintained and each turn you find something to wonder at

Thank John J
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This is an amazing chapel - open all hours, offering a place of peaceful contemplation in all its simplicity. I have sat here many times, with my dog on my lap pondering on its history and times past as well as the importance of quiet...More

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