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St Mary

St Mary's is a grade II listed building with plenty of interesting features including an internal baptistry pool, beautiful stained glass windows, balcony historically used by fisherman and very important links to the last invasion of Britain in 1797.

Fishguard, Pembrokeshire

Opening times

Open 9am to 4pm everyday.


Market Square
SA65 9HB

St Mary's is a Victorian church packed with historical features, it's location makes it easy for community use. There is a memorial to the town heroine Jemima Nicholas and the area in the front of the church is used for dramas, musicals and school and church productions. Many town events take place in this building and a variety of services take place throughout the year, for example, all age worship, communion, welsh medium, civic services, occasional evening services, weddings, christenings and funerals.

  • Wildlife haven

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Social heritage stories

  • Magnificent memorials

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Fascinating churchyard

  • Famous connections

  • Enchanting atmosphere

  • Captivating architecture

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Steps to enter the church or churchyard

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Ramp or level access available on request

  • Parking within 250m

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Level access throughout

  • Dog friendly

  • Café within 500m

  • Bus stop within 100m

  • Accessible toilets nearby

  • Weekly services. Mother's Union monthly meeting. Lunches and teas. Concerts for schools, story kit for children, Craft activities, exhibitions, dramas,

  • Church in Wales

Contact information

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