Although this is a small church it's well worth a visit. It has a fascinating and ancient history going back to the time of St Columba, The volunteers working there are very helpful and informative. It's a beautiful little church with a lovely peaceful atmosphere.
This church and its cemetery grounds are located within the Walled City. As you walk atop the wall from Market Street Gate, make sure you stop here, read about it, and go on the grounds and into the Church!! To the left of the entrance to the church there is a layout of the burial grounds. Unbelievable! The interior has...
Lovely church, as was Florence the lovely lady at the door who pointed out some of the features. Pop in as it is easily accessed from the walls. The graveyard area is very peaceful as is the church. Lovely stained glass windows.
This very old but lovely church is actually accessed from the city walls and is well worth a stop over for a rest if your feet are sore and you need a bit of calmness. Helpful guides and old churchyard worth a stroll
I first found this little gem on the Walls of Derry many years ago and I still marvel at its simplicity yet beauty, set in a quieter part of the City Walls St Augustines is said to be on the site of St Columba's First Monastery in Derry. you can get a tour of the Church in The Summer Season...