Bombed during World War II, St George’s Garrison Church survives as an evocative ruin with recently conserved mosaics, and a modern canopy roof, for all to enjoy.

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Heritage Lottery Fund

A Heritage Lottery Fund grant (and the match funds it attracted) made the conservation of the mosaics possible, as well as the installation of the canopy roof, the kitchen and WC. It also provided funding for a Heritage Officer for 12 months, worksheets for schools, the website, and interpretation materials.

Heritage of London Trust Operations

Heritage of London Trust Operations has been involved in safeguarding the future of St George's since 2008. It retains the freehold, sits on the board of the Woolwich Garrison Church, and is leading the development of the next phase of conservation works.

Royal Borough of Greenwich

The Royal Borough of Greenwich offers support to the endeavours of the Woolwich Garrison Church Trust in a variety of ways.

Royal Artillery Museum

The Royal Artillery Museum at Salisbury Plain, holds pieces of fabric from St George's are stored with the museum and also at Woolwich Barracks.

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St George's Garrison Church in Woolwich, with its modern canopy roof and stunning mosaics, is both an evocative ruin and a contemporary space. Designed by Thomas H Wyatt in an Italian-Romanesque style, the Church was built between 1862-63 to serve the Royal Artillery in Woolwich. Today it is run by a local group, the Woolwich Garrison Church Trust who are committed to making it available for all to visit and enjoy. Directly opposite the Barracks in Woolwich, South East London, come and enjoy its beauty and peaceful garden.

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