We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Georgetown, St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 6 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 2
  • 3
    Very good
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
"Picture Perfect"

Just seeing this church makes you want to go inside. And if we had been there on a Sunday then we would have attended church. The church is small but well maintained and they have... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 December 2015
Add Photo Write a Review

6 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 6: English reviews
Level Contributor
45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

Just seeing this church makes you want to go inside. And if we had been there on a Sunday then we would have attended church. The church is small but well maintained and they have a few post cards and trinkets that you can donate money for. Don't forget to close the door as they don't like the Donkeys getting... More 

1 Thank SouthamptonTwo
Southampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

Ascension Island is a small island In The south Atlantic Ocean. It does not take very long to visit however there are fantastic beaches and the weather is hot all year round so ... Happy days It is a bit of a hugger to get to as only the RAF and Americans fly into Ascension. Flights are expensive and all... More 

Thank traceyb170673
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
120 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2015

We didn't attend a service here but looked through the sanctuary on a week day morning. The striking thing to me was the memorials to people who have died of disease, accidents, and ship wrecks on Ascension Island. This was an unhealthy place at times in the past. it must have felt so isolated.

2 Thank Seadog14926
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
55 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2014

Joined the locals for the Sunday morning service. Being an Anglican church we had a different experience of worship but enjoyed it nevertheless. The tea and coffee at the Vicarage after the service is a good idea and we got to meet a number of locals and glean useful info on buying fish, places to visit, etc.

2 Thank Samuel R
Tarporley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
167 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2014

A great little church, well kept and presented, with a very warm and welcoming congregation. Service was excellent and the Padre and his wife superb people. Recommended if you are visiting the Island.

3 Thank themeparkphobia
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2014

What a beautiful place. The door isn't locked, so let yourself in. Such a peaceful atmosphere. I bumped into the vicar who was friendly and welcoming (as you would expect!). Pay a few pence for some postcards or a copy of the bible.

4 Thank mesnard

Travellers who viewed St Mary's Church also viewed

Georgetown, Ascension Island

Been to St Mary's Church? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from St Mary's Church staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?