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About Wymondham Abbey

IMG 3539Wymondham Abbey is the town's Anglican Parish Church of St Mary and St Thomas of Canterbury.  As such, it has been at the heart of Christian worship for over 900 years. The building and its contents are a reminder of our long and illustrious history.  Today we look forward as the church continues to be a place of prayer and worship, a place of pilgrimage for visitors and a place at the heart of our community. 

The church hosts many events and activities, including concerts, education and learning sessions, meetings and exhibitions.  We welcome around150111 WymAbbey 184 20,000 visitors every year through our doors.

Our purpose:

  • To worship God
  • To share the gospel of Jesus Christ
  • To welcome all who come through our doors
  • To celebrate and pass on our rich heritage

This website

...aims to help you find out a little bit more about us and encourage you to visit.  That may be for a casual look around, to Smiling kidsstudy our history and treasures or to join us for worship and fellowship.  Whatever you come for, the welcome will be warm and, we hope, the experience uplifting.


To get in touch, go to our Contact Us page where you’ll find all the information you need