St John's Church

 
 
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Hyde Park Crescent, Paddington, London W2 2QD 
 
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A fine example of 19th century early Gothic revival, this striking church boasts an upmarket address in Hyde Park Crescent. Immense, ornate windows monopolise the front of the building while inside the church’s vast pillars sweep elegantly towards the rafters.

The church welcomes both visitors to its services and those who just want to explore behind the cloisters of this very distinctive building.

 

LondonTown.com - St John's Church Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Paddington Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Edgware Road Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Paddington Railway Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Marylebone Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Colonnades NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Bell Street Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 9 minutes from St John's Church
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London > Entertainment > Classical Music
36 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 17 minutes from St John's Church
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London > Shopping > Clothing
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London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
21 Connaught Street, Bayswater, London W2 | 3 minutes from St John's Church
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
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Connaught Hotel, Carlos Place, Mayfair, London W1K | 17 minutes from St John's Church
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Leisure | Until 17th April 2014 

The Frontline Club 4 minutes walk from St John's Church

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Exhibitions | On 17th April 2014 

Wallace Collection 13 minutes walk from St John's Church

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Concerts | On 17th April 2014 

Rudolf Steiner House 14 minutes walk from St John's Church

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Exhibitions | On 17th April 2014 

Rudolf Steiner House 14 minutes walk from St John's Church

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Theatre | Until 27th April 2014 

Canal Cafe Theatre 16 minutes walk from St John's Church

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Theatre | Until 29th June 2014 

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Concerts | On 17th April 2014 

Wigmore Hall 17 minutes walk from St John's Church

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Concerts | On 17th April 2014 

Handel House Museum 19 minutes walk from St John's Church

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Concerts | On 17th April 2014 

Royal Albert Hall 21 minutes walk from St John's Church

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Kids Events | Until 21st April 2014 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 22 minutes walk from St John's Church

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