Atlas of Open Churches

Britain Express - includes information on historic places of worship

Churches Conservation Trust - cares for churches not used frequently for worship

Churches Visitor and Tourism Association

Discover Christian England - lists around 3,000 churches and other sites

Greater Churches Group

Keyholder App - displays information for visitors to Church of England churches. Its main aim is to show which churches are open during the day

National Churches Trust - Visitor Welcome Toolkit

Small Pilgrim Places

ViewPoynt - download church tour podcasts


Many diocesan websites also have information about visiting churches:

Coventry – Divine Inspiration

County Durham – Spirit in Stone

Derby - Derbyshire Churches

Hereford - Herefordshire Churches Tourism Group

Norwich - Exploring Our Churches

Southwell & Nottingham - Church History Project

Suffolk – Angels and Pinnacles


Church Trails

See our Towers and Spire cycle tours here and on ChurchCare

Inspired North-East have compiled a selection of church trails to explore their region's churches, available here

Southwell and Nottingham have a selection of themed church trails available online

A couple of walking routes taking in the churches in and around Warlingham, Surrey can be found here

For a template to make your own church trail, see Spirit in Stone


Find out about using your church for teaching and education on ChurchCare