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Yarm Octagonal Chapel

John Wesley was involved in the planning and construction of this chapel in 1763 and declared it as his 'favourite' chapel. He preached here 18 times including on his 72nd birthday in June 1774. It is the oldest Methodist octagonal chapel in continuous use as a place of Methodist worship since its construction.

Additional visitor information
Limited parking
Coach access and parking by arrangement
Access for disabled visitors to all ground floor rooms

Worship services
Sundays 10.30am – service followed by refreshments and fellowship

Also nearby
Yarm itself is an old settlement and has interesting features. The High Street was recently named 'Best in England'. The town is next to the North Yorkshire Moors. Other nearby tourist attractions include Preston Park Museum and Butterfly World, which are 3 miles away and the 'World of James Herriot', about 20 miles away in Thirsk. The city of Durham is just under 1 hour's drive away.


Off High Street
Yarm
Stockton-on-Tees TS15 9AJ

Opening
Saturdays and Sundays: 10am–12.30pm and most evenings

Contact
Tel: 01325 332824
Email: iansimpson823@btinternet.com

Getting there SATNAV: TS15 9AJ OS: NZ419128
Car: take the A66 off of the M1 and follow it onto the A67. Follow this onto Yarm High Street. The Octagonal Chapel is 100 yards from the High Street, down Chapel Yard next to Natwest Bank.
Train: Nearest station is Yarm Station.


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