St John's Church

Margate’s Parish Church: 1000 years of history with a special connection to the Unknown Warrior

There are a variety of architectural features from across the centuries and one of the largest collections of funereal hatchments in East Kent. A tour on Saturday 8th September will be led by the building historian Robin Colyer, which will then be followed at 3pm by a talk on ‘The Reverend David Railton (Vicar 1920-5) and the Unknown Warrior’: it was his inspiration that led to the tomb at Westminster Abbey.

Opening Times-

Saturday 8 September: 1000-1700

Sunday 9 September; 1400-1600

Local street parking or the Churchyard via the Churchfields entrance. WC facilities in the Church 


St John the Baptist Church
Victoria Road

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