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  • Wednesday 8th February 2017

    Tea and Talk – Havering’s Amazing Eccentrics

     Join Stephen Raindle and listen to the tales of the more unusual residents of our borough from yesteryear. The talk is free for Friends of The Old Chapel, otherwise £2 […]

  • Wednesday 9th November 2016

    Tea and Talk – The Decline of Bees

    John Robinson discusses the plight and importance of our bee population. The talk is free for Friends of The Old Chapel, otherwise £2 per person. Weds 9 November, 10.30am.

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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