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Church:St Seraphim's Chapel


Saint Seraphim's Chapel, Walsingham

Saint Seraphim's Chapel, Walsingham

Due to COVID-19, please check directly with the venue/accommodation provider for potential new visiting and booking procedures.


The Chapel has been open to visitors daily since 1967. Styled on the Byzantine model with icons, an icon screen, tower and onion dome, the Orthodox Christian Chapel until 2009 had an iconographer.

We are going through the development phase of a heritage lottery bid to enable us, with funding, to restore the building, a former railway station and platform. With funding in place our aim is to provide displays of icon and railway heritage with a community garden which is a work in progress.

The garden has wheelchair access and will be open in the Spring, on days when we have stewards there, or by request.

Education/study areaAccepts groups

Opening Details

Open all the time

Open every day of the year 9.00am to 5.00pm


Station Road,
Little Walsingham,
NR22 6EB


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Map reference: TF 933367  Lat: 52.89358 Long: 0.87271


Turn off the A148 at Fakenham or the A149 at Wells onto the Little Walsingham Road.

Parking: free


  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 5
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors


St Seraphim's Chapel is open daily to visitors. There is a parking area at the front. There are some steps up to the porch entrance with handrails. There is electric lighting for use by the public in the Chapel. There are seats.