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St Matthew's Church - Glass Church

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Wonderful use of glass

After visiting many churches it is lovely to find a church that has a unique feel. The fantastic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hythe, United Kingdom
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Its a lovely bright church in st helier. Glass by Rene Lalique. If you appreciate glass, you'll... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting many churches it is lovely to find a church that has a unique feel. The fantastic Lalique glass welcomes you from the front doors, with its two beautiful figures. As you enter the church its self it has a feeling of lightness and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a lovely bright church in st helier. Glass by Rene Lalique. If you appreciate glass, you'll love it.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have seen pictures of this church, and the Lalique glass, but seeing it for real was something else again. Unique is an overused word, but is justified here. Truly inspiring.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

What a find! most unexpected and delightful. Glass is a much overlooked material (though very popular with modern buildings now). The use here in this church is in the true sense of the word "Unique"! The font is in itself a work of art and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alan E
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

As far as I know, this is the only Lalique designed church that was installed by the craftsman himself at the time, so is a unique experience for one to see when in the island This may or nay not be your idea if Lalique...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

A very different but fairly plain church just off the road to St Helier. Free on site parking. Unless you stay for some refreshment at the on site cafe, a visit will only take 15 or 20 minutes.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GLN176
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Online photos don't capture the illuminated beauty of this place. The glasswork is beautiful and the overall effect is of quiet brilliance in its truest sense.The church has a peaceful and welcoming atmosphere.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jax T
Reviewed October 22, 2018

went to visit the glass church last week - went on bus from st helier so easy - absolutely stunning. this is a must visit for all visitors to jersey. the simple designs and lighting are stunning and so unusual. lh

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

Amazing to think that all the galss is Lalique. You can see the damage to one of the front doors when a German soldier threw a stone and missed his intended target.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank damasinnas
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Visited the Glass Church in September 2018. Was amazed by the ways in which the glass had been worked, had never heard of it before. Easy trip from St Helier on the fairly frequent service bus. So pleased to have visited, not something you would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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July 13, 2016|
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Response from sheila k | Reviewed this property |
Number 15 from the bus station and ask driver to let you know when to get off.
June 7, 2016|
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Response from Frances L | Reviewed this property |
The Church is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. You could also join the congregation for Sunday service.
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