St Mary de Crypt is a
living church
sharing our faith in Jesus Christ,
the story of our history
and heritage
and the life of the city

From Wednesday 19th May we will be open Wednesday – Sunday 11.00am until 3.00pm.

All are welcome!

We have gathered some resources for help during the Covid-19 pandemic

Upcoming Events

Discover DeCrypt Knit in Public Day

World Wide Knit in Public Day is the largest knitter-run event in the world. It started in 2005 and is now celebrated in 57 different …

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LARNIE Exhibition of paintings by Luba Arnold Larnie

Local artist Luba Arnold Larnie paints in acrylics and oil creating landscapes vibrant with light and colour. She is inspired by many local scenes, interpreting …

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Diversity Recording for Families

On Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 June we’ll be joining people all over the country to observe and record the wildlife we find in the …

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Invest in your Heritage: Volunteer or Donate

Discover DeCrypt relies on support from people like you to maintain these historic buildings and keep them open and accessible to all.  Some people donate their time and skills as volunteers, others make a financial gift. We are hugely grateful to all our supporters.  Without them our community and our projects wouldn’t happen. If you are interested in volunteering or would like to donate then please click the buttons below to find out more.

News and Updates

Family Fun outside for Half Term

During the summer half term holiday Discover DeCrypt will be running some special events for families to explore the wild side of the churchyard. On …

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National Day of Reflection

As we reach this unwelcome anniversary, Discover DeCrypt will be joining in the National Day of Reflection on Tuesday 23 March organised by Marie Curie …

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A Quiet Day on Zoom

‘Earth’s crammed with heaven, And every common bush afire with God.’       Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-61) Pre pandemic, the thought of going on a Quiet …

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Art & Craft Workshop Vouchers for Christmas

Give the gift of a craft or art workshop this Christmas.  We are offering gift vouchers for our 2021 workshops.  The vouchers cost £25 each …

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Local, Hand-made, Fair-trade

Looking for a something special to cheer up a friend or loved one this Christmas?  We have a beautiful selection of gifts to suit all …

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All dressed up for Christmas!

We are all in need of a little comfort and joy this Christmas.  To help lift the spirits we have brought out all our lights …

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