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                                                                                                                                                            St Werburgh’s is a pretty little church, situated just opposite Derby’s Museum & Art Gallery within the city’s historic Cathedral Quarter. Open to the public, it is lovingly cared for by a dedicated group of CCT (Churches Conservation Trust) volunteers- all of whom would be delighted to welcome you to their lovely building. The magic of St Werburgh’s lies in its charming mix of down-to-earth cosiness and uplifting beauty. Such magic is the work of multiple generations who have left their mark on the church from the seventeenth century through to the present day. As such St Werburgh’s can be considered a microcosm of the history of England as a whole, as well as of the locality which has tenderly shaped the growth of the church in its own special way.                                                                                                                                                                                                   Words, however, can only convey so much. So why not pay us a little visit, to experience for yourself the uniqueness of this truly special building.

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  1. Love to visit. Is the church open every day?


  2. I see the key is available at the Museum!


  3. Kim Brengle said:

    I’d love to visit sometime! I’m working on family history, and have just found that my 2nd great grandparents were married at St Werburgh’s. They were Maria Milnes (1825-1892) and James J. Mills (1824-1904). They were married on 18 February 1845. They emigrated to the US around 1871 with 11 children.

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  4. I request is I would like to know who holds the church’s registers for births deaths and marriages for further research

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  5. R Shallcross said:

    I understand the church is undergoing a revival now ,I have a friend who wants to make adonaation.Who are the e contacts? I cannnot get a phone answer or E mail reply to the ones on site R Shallcross

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  6. Hiya, are baptisms performed at this church?


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