Church of England Diocese of Durham Sunderland Minster

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

There is a disabled toilet in both ladies and gents

Baby changing facilities in ladies

Bike rack

The nearest car park is The Bridges car park, SR1 3PZ.

There is no on site parking at the Minster

Accessible Toilet
Ramped entrance
Hearing (induction) Loop

Braille copies of many hymns are available- please ask one of the stewards

Large Print
Assistance Dogs

Our Building

Listed Building

Music and Worship

Bell ring practice takes place on Monday evenings at 7.30pm

Bishopwearmouth Choral Society hold 3 concerts per year.
Other concerts and live music take place occassionally.

The Organ, built and maintained by Harrison & Harrison of Durham, was re- sited during the 1935 alterations so that the pipes were in the loft above the sacristy and the console was near the choir stalls. At one time it was sited at the west end of the church.

Choir practice takes place on Thursday evening 7 -9pm.
New members are always welcome.


Groups, Courses and Activities

Mother's Union meets in the choir vestry on the first Thursday of the month at 2pm.

Tuesdays at 9.30am - all welcome


Help for Visitors

Are available on request

Guidebooks / Notes

Open every weekday from 9am to 3pm and Sundays for services


Other Features

There is a Foodbank Collection point at the rear of the church.