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

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Woolwich Garrison Church Trust

The Woolwich Garrison Church Trust was formed in 2016 with the support of the Heritage of London Trust Operations. Its board of Trustees are mostly long standing residents of the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Each one takes an active role in the management of St George's. 

A local Trust

The Trust (Charity #1168633) is composed of twelve trustees, led by the chair, Timothy Barnes. It is responsible for the management of St George's- the maintenance of the fabric, the delivery of events, volunteers, and the Friends Group. It also raises funds for specific appeals. 

It operates the site under a management agreement and license from the Heritage of London Trust Operations. After three years of operations, it expects to lease the site. 

To review the group's constitution, business plan, or to see a list of all trustees, please make contact: 

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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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