Welcome to the Church Heritage Record

The Church Heritage Record contains over 16,000 entries on church buildings in England, covering various topics, including architectural history, archaeology, art history, and the surrounding natural environment. It is continuously being updated and should not be regarded as complete - find out more.

Search for your church by name and click on the red symbol in the map to access its record. You may also be interested in this map of renewable energy use in our churches.

For the best results, write the location first, followed by a colon (:) and then the Church name

A more detailed search interface of this map is available by clicking on the "OR: Find churches by grade, period, size, etc." button.

The below map now also contains a number of layers to help enhance the user experience, including an outline of national burial grounds. This is found by hovering or pressing on this image  in the below map.


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Find a set of churchesOR: Find churches by grade, period, size, etc 
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