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9–10 June 2018

9–10 June 2018

Museum of Methodism, John Wesley's House and Wesley's Chapel

Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 11:00–15:00

Activities

Free entry to the museum. Re-enactments of life inside Wesley’s House with the cook in the kitchen, Betsy the housekeeper doing chores and John Wesley himself in the study

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

49 City Road
Nearest postcode: EC1Y 1AU

Buses

21, 43, 76, 141, 214, 271

Station

Old Street

Cycle hire station

Leonard Circus (Map)

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Gardens and museum fully accessible. Wesley’s House not accessible due to Georgian staircase. Main courtyard – cobbled.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

Dogs are not permitted anywhere on site with the exception of guide dogs, which are permitted within the grounds.

The Garden

Wesley’s Chapel was built in 1778 by John Wesley, the founder of Methodism. It is one of London’s undiscovered architectural jewels, a fine example of Georgian architecture and a Grade I listed building. The grounds of the Chapel are now public gardens but were originally part of the cemetery. Visitors can wander through a tranquil green refuge and escape the bustle of City Road. There is a Physic Garden, beautiful fuchsia trees and a corridor of London plane trees. Benches in the cemetery garden at the rear enable visitors to survey the roses, lavenders and ivies. Free entry to the Chapel, Museum and Wesley’s House tours.

Caretakers: Adrian and Dino
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 11:00–15:00

Activities

Free entry to the museum. Re-enactments of life inside Wesley’s House with the cook in the kitchen, Betsy the housekeeper doing chores and John Wesley himself in the study

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

49 City Road
Nearest postcode: EC1Y 1AU

Buses

21, 43, 76, 141, 214, 271

Station

Old Street

Cycle hire station

Leonard Circus (Map)

Toilets

Disabled toilet on site

Access

Gardens and museum fully accessible. Wesley’s House not accessible due to Georgian staircase. Main courtyard – cobbled.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

Conditions

Dogs are not permitted anywhere on site with the exception of guide dogs, which are permitted within the grounds.

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