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  • Wednesday 12th September 2018

    Tea and Talk – The Romford Outrage, Linda Rhodes

    Come and hear Linda Rhodes talk about the Romford Outrage – the murder of Inspector Simmonds in 1885. Wednesday 12th September, 10.30am. The talk is free to attend if you […]

  • Tuesday 21st August 2018

    Last Summer Pottery Cafe

    Join us for the last Pottery Cafe of the summer holidays. We operate on a first come first served basis and you pay per item you paint. Times are 10am-2pm.

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 >