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This active church should be listed with the others.

I can't understand the logic behind some of the Tripadvisor sub categories. The Methodist Central a... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2015
Hilly J
Plymouth, United Kingdom

Apologies for the very late review, but when in RAF I used to attend Sunday evenings and found the... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2014
Eddie M
Batu Ferringhi, Malaysia
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Jun 5, 2015
“This active church should be listed with the others.”
Dec 1, 2014
“2014 Advent”
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Reviewed June 5, 2015

I can't understand the logic behind some of the Tripadvisor sub categories. The Methodist Central a Hall is a busy popular city church and yet it does not make it to the list of 'churches' likely to be consulted by present or prospective visitors to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Hilly J
Reviewed December 1, 2014

WORSHIP at the Hall is totally uplifting. The Advent calendar, opening daily outside the church is a wonderful outreach project and we'll worth supporting

Date of experience: December 2014
6  Thank Mary B
Reviewed November 9, 2014

Apologies for the very late review, but when in RAF I used to attend Sunday evenings and found the Worship very uplifting, and Sermons were always good. I now live in the Far East, and Methodist Churches here are in various languages and have HUGE...More

Date of experience: November 2014
6  Thank Eddie M
Reviewed August 30, 2014

At a time when we hear that membership of the Methodist Church in England has plummeted by a third over the last few years, the Central Hall in Plymouth is trying hard to buck the trend. I lean to laid back pragmatic Anglicanism but Methodism...More

Date of experience: July 2014
4  Thank Hilly J
Reviewed June 14, 2013

The appeal of Methodism over three centuries persists here. The simple doctrine of justification through faith and instant salvation. An important message bringing comfort hope and security in an increasingly uncertain fragile dangerous world. No wonder that there were once more than a thousand chapels...More

Date of experience: June 2013
6  Thank Crow M
Reviewed April 4, 2013

Friendly and inviting. Comfy seats, bright & cheerful with amazing worship. The sermons are the best I've every listened to.

Date of experience: April 2013
11  Thank AnnQ52Plymouth
Reviewed June 20, 2012

The fact that this building survived the blitz is enough of a reason for a visit. Within the museum's local history it was not even mentioned and yet it played such an important roll within the community of Plymouth during war. The newly designed front...More

Date of experience: May 2012
12  Thank BathAtol
Reviewed June 14, 2012

Livelyish and well attended. A very stylish prewar interior has been much hacked about but apparently for good reason. The exterior too has seen a number of bold additions suggesting that this congregation is thriving and aware of the world around it. Visitors are always...More

Date of experience: May 2012
10  Thank Chas C
Reviewed September 20, 2010

Built in the 30s in the style of a simple cinema with comfy tip up seats and a huge balcony, this medium sized Methodist 'Central Hall' was enthusiastically given over to civic and concert use during WWII when every other large city centre meeting place...More

8  Thank Jannerbloke
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Paul S
June 29, 2015|
Response from Steven G |
Yes - ramps are available ensuring access to nearly all parts of the building that are open to the public. Disabled toilets are also easy to access in the entrance area.