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Lovely square

We didn't go into the great looking church at the heart of this cool square - there are nice grass... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Epsom, United Kingdom
Oasis of calm with soothing taped music

St. Paul's Church is a late eighteenth century grade I listed building standing at the centre of an... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Located in Birmingham's scenic Georgian Square, this structure became known as the "jeweler's church," with its elegant spire, beautiful stained glass window and an original painting by American artist Benjamin West.
St. Paul's Square | Hockley, Birmingham B3 1QU, England
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

We didn't go into the great looking church at the heart of this cool square - there are nice grass areas with some planting mingling with the headstones and it's all very nice. Bars and restaurants are all around on the square and adjacent streets,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

St. Paul's Church is a late eighteenth century grade I listed building standing at the centre of an impressive square itself at one of the highest points in Birmingham's Jewellery District. It was designed by one Roger Eykyns and consecrated in 1779 although the tower...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

Spent a lovely evening in this lovely Church for Christmas by Candlelight, and it was brilliant.Wasnt sure if I would be a bit squashed sitting in pews and maybe not able to see well. This didn't happen , had plenty of room and a good...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Imposing church set in a spacious green square with cafes and restaurants set around the outside. Quiet and peaceful, with plenty of benches to sit on to enjoy the square. But it was spoilt for us because we could see no way in to see...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

The shopping is nearly complete and just as we are about to get set for the festive period we visit this beautiful church and listen to the angelic voices of Ex Cathedra and ALL by candlelight! I have attended these concerts with friends for a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed December 23, 2016

Cannot believe another year has gone by. As Christmas starts here for us with this lovely concert. St Paul’s is a great venue for the music and performance by the choral singers of Ex Cathedra were excellent as usual. When we leave we always have...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 29, 2016

Visited this church to see G4 @ Christmas. My overall impression of the church is that it is lovely.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank ChristineC2904
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Took a walk around St. Paul's Church on 16/08/16, the walk to the church takes around 20-25 mins depending on your pace. Walked around the grounds of the churchyard & wasn't able to take a look inside being locked, also a few small cafe's close...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

The church is very cool. We walked around it and took some pictures. We didn't go inside but the architecture is cool. It is near some good pubs too if you enjoy a drink or too.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed April 20, 2016

A nice quiet spot in the middle of bustling Birmingham. Happened upon this church as I was walking to the art museum. There was a steward inside to answer my questions about the church and point out things I would not have noticed on my...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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There is a web site search for St Paul's in the Jewellery Quarter The church is open for visitors Tuesday-Saturday from 10.00am-4.00pm, when our churchwatch Dennis is available to welcome you to St Paul's.