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Somewhat overshadowed by the magnificent Derby Cathedral but no less beautiful St Mary's Church is... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2019
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Beautiful Mass and Catholic Parish

Attended Catholic Mass on Sunday at 11 AM. Parishioners were friendly and reveal wonderful faith... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2019
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Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

Somewhat overshadowed by the magnificent Derby Cathedral but no less beautiful St Mary's Church is a fantastic looking Grade II listed church not to far from Derby's famous Cathedral. St Mary's Church replaced a smaller church on this spot and was constructed by 1839 ,designed...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Attended Catholic Mass on Sunday at 11 AM. Parishioners were friendly and reveal wonderful faith community. The icons, murals, artwork, etc. are absolutely beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank nd5scotchjoe
Reviewed October 23, 2018

While recently visiting Derby we went along to St Mary's Church after seeing the Cathedral. St Mary's architect was Augustus Pugin who completed his final designs on March 17th 1838. The foundation stone was laid on Queen Victoria's Coronation Day on July 28th 1838. In...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

This Pugin masterpiece is approached from the city across a pedestrian bridge over a busy highway. It makes a dramatic approach. Entering the church, I am met by two very friendly welcomers who obviously love their church. What a difference good welcomers make! But this...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed August 28, 2017

A Pugin Masterpiece this is a beautiful church which has been well restored .It is Pugin before he got all serious and all the better for it .The whole thing is an airy delight and is a pleasure to visit .Although being cut off from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

The Catholic Church of St Mary's is on Bridge Gate Darley Lane Derby,it's Architect is Augustus Pugin, he also designed Big Ben Tower at the Houses of Parliament.the church it self is beautiful,with beautiful stained glass windows at the back of the nave ,and on...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 19, 2016

What a awesome architectural building this is, with a lovely road bridge to go over, with the church in full view all the time. I would recommend to all, to visit this church.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank malc1005
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Designed by Achitect Pugin (responsible for the clock tower 'Big Ben' at the palace of Westminster in London), St Marys is an oasis of calm in the city centre. Just a couple of minute's walk from the Cathedral, the beautiful vaulted interior is bathed in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Viv W
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Stumbled upon this church by going for a walk through Derby city centre. Tucked away over the road bridge, very pretty church. A kids club was going on when we visited but we were still allowed to wander around at our leisure.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 682geraldinef
Reviewed July 31, 2016

I discovered St Mary's on my first visit to Derby. Someone was playing the organ and it was very soothing. It is a superb church. The lady Chapel has just been restored and is worth a look. The church was supposed to be the cathedral...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank segolkeith
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