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St. George's Church

Hanover Square, London, England
+44 20 7629 0874
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Handel's church

St.George's, Hanover Square is an elegant building in the heart of Mayfair, which was constructed... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
Samir S
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London, United Kingdom
A delightful West End church!

During our most recent stay in London, we enjoyed several walks through the city's West End... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2017
BigHugh51
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Adelaide, Australia
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Hanover Square, London, England
Mayfair
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

St.George's, Hanover Square is an elegant building in the heart of Mayfair, which was constructed as a result of the 1711 act to build 50 new churches in London's burgeoning suburbs. The church has so much history associated with it, as you can tell by...More

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Reviewed October 27, 2017

During our most recent stay in London, we enjoyed several walks through the city's West End. While partaking in one of those walks, we happened upon St. George's Church, one of very many churches to be found in central London. The small church caught our...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Visited at George's for a moment of respite, I was feeling a bit under pressure with a lot going on. It was such a beautiful church, so quiet and restful, I lost track of time while contemplating... Lovely just to be able to do that

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Reviewed August 23, 2017

Second church I visited in area also called St george, Attractive small chuch but very calming interior. London as some lovely churches.

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Reviewed July 18, 2017

Visited as I was passing and was struck by the beauty of the interior, the wood is stunning and the history is very obvious. I was delighted to find that the organist was practising whilst I was there, and they were astonishingly gifted A very...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2017

St Georges Church is an Anglican church and is the parish church of Mayfair. It was built between 1921-24. The interior is lovely with Flemish stained glass windows and a "Last Supper" painting by William Kent framing the reredos. This church is the home to...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

St. George's Hanover Square was built between 1721-4, and as a symbol of its continual use as a place of worship across the centuries, has the names of every churchwarden since it opened until the present day inscribed upon wooden panels in the gallery. An...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2017

This church was built around 1721 as one of the 50 churches financed by taxes collected under Queen Anne's Act of 1711. It has fabulous Grindling Gibbons carvings as well as a superb Last Supper painting by William Kent. It is now home to the...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2017

This church is well-known as the location of society weddings, both real and fictional. (Irene Adler was married there with Sherlock Holmes, in disguise, as witness.) It is a beautiful little church, recently restored. It is the site of many concerts, but it's also an...More

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Reviewed March 7, 2017

Stumbled across this small church after eating lunch at a nearby restaurant. It shouldn't be confused with the church of the same name located in Bloomsbury near the British Museum. For this one the interior was open and it was possible to go inside. Quite...More

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