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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Sounds of the World Tramshed & Rhythm Passport Sunday 15th August 5pm Ticket price: £10/£6

£10/£6

Sounds of the World is a regular event by Tramshed that brings critically acclaimed global musicians to Woolwich, creating a platform to share live music with local audiences. Throughout its concert series, Sound of the World looks forward to bringing to light, supporting and dedicating a stage to global artists, their cultures, repertoires and stories.

A welcoming evening of exceptional music and cultural exchange. Open to all and everyone.

Get ready to be transported to Latin America, Africa and the Caribbean, with rhythms and rhymes and two hours of music, dance and fun with Grupo Lokito and Quimbara

Grupo Lokito - Grupo Lokito fuse contemporary Congolese and Cuban music creating a modern-day cocktail of two of the great world music.

Quimbara - Quimbara is a recently formed Latin band from London. We aspire to offer our own interpretation of Salsa and Latin music adding flavours from Cumbia, Jazz, Afrobeat and more.

Sunday 15th August at 5pm Tickets: £10/£6

Link for tickets

https://www.tramshed.org/whats-on/sounds-of-the-world-garrison-church

Performance takes place here at St. George’s Garrison Church,

For how to get here and Conditions of Entry please see:

https://www.stgeorgeswoolwich.org/visit/plan-your-visit

See also the Sounds of the World 18th July event.

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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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