upcoming events
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  • Wednesday 12th July 2017

    Tea and Talk – The History of Rainham Hall

    Join Sally James to learn about the history of the recently restored Rainham Hall. The talk is free for Friends of the Old Chapel otherwise £2 with refreshments included. Wed […]

  • Saturday 1st July 2017

    Summer Craft Fair

    Browse a variety of arts and craft stalls at the Old Chapel and pick up a unique gift or treat yourself. Free Entrance. 10am – 4pm  

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 >