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Holyrood Evangelical Church

Door open days

29 September 2018 (10:00-16:00)


A small, late Gothic style church of 1895 by Hippolyte Blanc, on two levels. Above is the sanctuary with a ?false hammerbeam? roof, entered by a newly created foyer. Below are modernised halls and other facilities. Originally a church, then a community centre, a dance and exercise centre and now again a church ministering to a busy and diverse urban community.


Year Of Young People: The church runs for every age and stage. Sunday creche, Sunday schools and a Teenage Bible class. Baby and toddler groups during the week.? Varieties of events held yearly for children and their families.


Key Information

Architect: Hippolyte J. Blanc

Building Date: 1895

Guided tours, information leaflets/notes (on the building?s history, church history, architect and organ), children?s activities, craft activities for children, visual displays, architectural model, plans of the building, stewards/volunteers at key points, video/audio presentations, refreshments.


Where to find us

  • 121 Montgomery Street
  • EH7 5EP