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  • Saturday 21st May 2016

    The Etiquette of Taking Tea

    Come and join Discover History as they entertain on the regency period and the etiquette of how to take tea. This fascinating talk will look at how tea was becoming a fashionable and addictive […]

  • Wednesday 4th May 2016

    Creative Craft Session

    Join us on the first Wednesday of each month for a Creative Craft Session. There is no need to book and the sessions are most suitable for ages 4+, it […]

The Old Chapel Upminster

The Old Chapel has been a feature of St Mary’s Lane in Upminster for over 200 years. It has been fully restored for the public to enjoy. Come and learn about the building and its religious past, as well as the heritage of Upminster and the surrounding area. With temporary exhibitions, open days and family events, there is a variety of things to do during a visit to the Old Chapel site. In addition to this, the Old Chapel is available for school visits and as a hire venue.

For information about the Old Chapel, please get in touch with us.


Home-Page-Small-Thumb The Old Chapel was used for non-conformist worship in Upminster right up until 1989. It has unique architectural features and a strong religious history, providing interesting stories to tell. Read more >


Home-Page-Small-Learning With guides and small displays, there will be a variety of ways to learn about the Old Chapel. Also, we will provide learning opportunities for schools with workshops and tours. Read more >

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featured-get-involved The Old Chapel welcomes your support! By becoming a Friend you can be kept up to date with upcoming events, help raise funds, or get involved with different volunteering roles. Read more >