Visited on Heritage Open day, with tower tour - interesting, and fabulous view from roof, if scarey. Church interior is lovely. As a pupil at MGS in the 1970s, we used to have an annual service here, and I was always intrigued by the tatty flags flying in the aisles. Have not been back for many years, but flags are... 更多
Full of history and a very peaceful atmosphere- Songs of praise has been recorded here. Being in the centre of Maidstone and the river Medway it is easy to find
All Saints in Maidstone has so much to offer to anyone interested in Christianity, history, architecture and local people. Have called in on a number of occasions when walking around town and enjoyed every visit. Don't be put off by Maidstone's roads and parking - make the effort to go!
This is and amazing historic church and I would seriously recommend a visit here. Discover the sword slashes in the stones, the musket shot in the doors and a whole host of interesting features, including the very probably birth place of the US flag. If you go on an organised tour it is sometimes possible to climb up the bell... 更多
A beautiful old church, part of a complex containing the Archbishop's palace and the old priests school and the Tithe Barn, housing the carriage museum. Pretty gardens. One of Groge Eashington's ancestors is buried here- link to the USA
I'm a professional photographer, so I went primarily to photograph interesting elements in the church. The church is amazing for photography, it's very atmospheric. The painting on the inside chancel is unique, and although it only dates from 1905/1910 it adds a lot to feeling of the space. For visitors interested in church history and architecture, All Saints has much... 更多
we went last December 2013 to the Christmas carol service we are not church goers but its just special for one visit carols by candle light fantastic atmosphere & mince pies after wards. See poster in the grounds for information or look on line, its well worth is and you will not be disappointed.