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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Plan your visit

St George's is on Grand Depot Road in Woolwich, South East London. (SE18)

If you need a drop off point for a wheelchair user or details about accessibility, please Email: 

How to get here

St George's is a ten minute walk from Woolwich Arsenal DLR and mainland stations. 

By bus
Buses 122, 161, 178, 244 and 469 stop a short distance from the Church at the "Gunner Lane" bus stops Southbound in Woolwich New Road and Northbound on the South Circular A205. (The "Garrison Church" bus stop is not near!)

By rail
Rail from London Bridge 23 mins
DLR from London City Airport 5 mins
DLR from Bank 27 mins
Jubilee Line and DLR from North Greenwich (O2) 16 mins

By foot
The entrance to St George's is opposite the Royal Artillery Barracks on the South Circular A205 between the junctions of Grand Depot Raod and Woolwich New Road. A footpath with steps provides access from Woolwich New Road (free parking) to the entrance.

Car parking
Limited free parking is available behind St George's on Woolwich New Road, a one way street, approached from Grand Depot Road.

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Opening times

St George's is open every Sunday: 

10am to 1pm November to end May 

10am to 4pm June to end October 

If you would like to visit on an alternative day please contact: 

See our events for details about Open Weekends, and public events. 

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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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