Welcome to the website of Crowland Abbey, a place of prayer and worship in the town of Crowland, Lincolnshire. Although we call ourselves an abbey, we are actually the parish church of Crowland. As such, we are a part of the Church of England in the Diocese of Lincoln.
You can find out more about our history and the St Guthlac scroll, as well as taking an interactive virtual tour around the church and abbey ruins. We hope you can visit us and find out more about our church and Crowland Abbey and we look forwarding to welcoming you to our church.
Guthlac Dear Friends, Most of you here in Crowland will be familiar with the name of Guthlac, the Anglo-Saxon monk who can be regarded as the founder of this town. After he came here Guthlac acquired a very good reputation on account of the good works he did for the...read more
5th Annual Festival of Art
2018 Theme: Weathered and Worn
Britten Sinfonia with Mark Padmore, Tenor, and Morgan Szymanski, Guitarist
at Crowland Abbey on Sunday, 25 November 2018, at 6 p.m.
The concert will feature music by Henry Purcell, Bela Bartok, Benjamin Britten, and Alec Roth.
Tickets are £12 per person. Persons aged 16 and under will be given free
All tickets must be obtained in advance of the concert date.
Tickets are available online from Ticket Source.
They may also be obtained at the Abbey or at Bridge Hardware in Crowland.
Click on the following link for poster and more details: Britten Sinfonia
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St Nicholas Craft Fair
Lots of stalls selling beautiful items for both Adults and Children including Vintage & Collectables. Come and find that special unique Christmas Present.
Mulled wine, mince pies, hot soup etc. Plus background seasonal music. So come along and soak up the atmosphere.
Entry 50p (all profits go to the Abbey Funds).
Why not then stay on and go to the town to see the Xmas lights switch on which starts at 15:00.
Young Beauty’s life is changed forever when her poor merchant father picks her a rose from the Beast’s castle garden. Beauty becomes mistress of the enchanted castle, and befriends the misunderstood Beast, who lavishes her with gifts. But one day Beauty leaves the castle, and the Beast becomes sick with heartbreak, can Beauty save him in time?
Tickets are £5 and can be obtained from the Abbey itself, Bridge Hardware, Crowland or online.
Events and Hire
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7.45 a.m. Holy Communion
11 a.m. Holy Communion (Sung)
5 p.m. Evening Prayer
Monday to Saturday 8 a.m.
Morning Prayer (held in the ruined nave or, if the weather is inclement, inside the church)
5 p.m. Holy Communion
Opening and Contact Details
Priest: Enquiries concerning a baptism, wedding, funeral, or pastoral matter should be addressed to the Revd. Charles Brown, Priest-in-charge, Crowland Parish (tel. 01733 211 763). email@example.com
Tours: Guided tours should be arranged with Mr. David Searle (tel. 07761549865).
Open Times: The church is open for visitors every day from 8.30 a.m. until 4.00 p.m (3:00pm between November and March) , apart from times when worship takes place. (See left panel)