Churches in King’s Lynn


Gateway Church

King’s Lynn has always enjoyed a rich Christian history. Two church buildings date from the late 11th Century and one of the first protestant martyrs Robert Barnes, came from Lynn.

St Margarets

Today we have all sorts of churches for all sorts of people, from traditional to contemporary and formal to informal. In the list below you are sure to find a Christian Church to suit you!

Most of the churches listed are part of Churches Together in King’s Lynn which seeks to foster common witness and unity among the churches. Churches Together hold regular meetings and work together on social action projects like the King’s Lynn Foodbank which provides emergency food parcels to those in need locally.



King's Lynn Baptist Church

Kings Lynn Baptist Church,
Wisbech Rd., South Lynn, PE30 5JN.

A charismatic church in South Lynn. You can find out all about us on our website –

Sunday services: 10.00am and 6.00pm (cafe style).

Pastor: Revd. Kevan Crane.
Office telephone: 01553 763015.

   Christian Brethren Assembly

Seabank Chapel

Seabank Chapel
Le Strange Avenue, North Lynn, PE30 2PQ.

Sunday services: 11.15am and 6.30pm.

Pastor: Eustace Applegate
Office telephone: 01553 775574


   Church of England

All Saints Church, Hillington Square, Kings Lynn

All Saints Church
Church Lane, King’s Lynn, PE30 5AE.

We describe our church as ‘a church rich in spirituality; a church of faith; a church of prayer and praise. Which is what we are – the oldest Christian foundation in the town, with a wonderful prayerful tradition extending back 1,000 years, very much based on the heritage of the Anchoresses, who prayed, lived and died in an Anchorhold or enclosure in the church.

Sunday service: 10:00am Solemn Mass
Wednesday Service: 6:30pm Mass
Rector: Father Adrian Ling CMP
Tel: 01553 771779
Asssitant Priest Father Paul Norwood
Tel: 01553 777455

St Marys Middleton

The Church of St Mary
Lynn Rd, Middleton, King’s Lynn, PE32 1RD.

Sunday services: 11.15am.

Rector: Post vacant.
Telephone: Carole Millen 01553 840705



St Botolphs Grimston

St Botolph’s Church
Gayton Rd., Grimston, King’s Lynn, PE32 1BQ

Sunday services: 8am Holy Communion 2nd, 3rd and 4th Sundays of the month, 10.30am Morning Worship, Holy Communion 1st Sunday; All-age 3rd Sunday.

Reverend: John Wallis
Telephone: 01485 601666


St Margarets

King’s Lynn Minster (formerly St Margaret’s Church)
Saturday Market Place, King’s Lynn.

The Minster is situated in the historic surroundings of the Saturday Market Place in the heart of King’s Lynn. Founded by the first Bishop of Norwich, Herbert de Losinga, in 1101, the Minster has offered a welcome to pilgrims and visitors for over 900 years.

The Minster is open all day, every day. Visitors are welcome to join us for any service or just walk around and enjoy the atmosphere of this Historic and Holy Church.

Sunday services: 8.00am, 10.00am, 6.30pm.

Vicar: Revd. Canon Chris Ivory.
Vicarage telephone: 01553 767090.
The Minster Office, St Margaret’s Vicarage, St Margaret’s Place, King’s Lynn, PE30 5DL

Contact Address The Minster Office, St Margaret’s Vicarage, St Margaret’s Place, King’s Lynn, PE30 5DL
Telephone: 01553 767090.


St JohnsSt John the Evangelist
Blackfriars Rd., King’s Lynn PE30 1NT.

Sunday services: 10.30am and 6.30pm.

Office telephone: 01553 774660.



The Church in the Woottons

All Saints, The Woottons

The Churches offer a friendly welcome to everyone who comes and a range of worship from Holy Communion with Choir to Cafe Church – children are always welcome. House groups, courses, and a variety of social events are held.

All Saints Church
Manor Rd., North Wootton, Kings Lynn,PE30 3QA

Sunday Services:
8.00 am Holy Communion on the 2nd and 4th Sunday
9.30 am Morning Worship on the 1st and 3rd Sundays
11.00 am All Age Service on the 2nd Sunday
11.00 am All Age Service on the 4th Sunday
6.00 pm Holy Communion on the 1st Sunday

Rector: Revd Graham Nash
Tel: 01553 671381

St Marys South Wootton

St Mary’s Church
Church Lane, South Wootton, Kings Lynn, PE30 3LL.

Sunday services:
8.00 am Holy Communion on the 1st and 3rd Sundays
9.30 am Holy Communion on the 2nd and 4th Sundays
11.00 am Mattins on the 1st Sunday
11.00 am All Age Service on the 3rd Sunday
6.00 pm Praise service on the 3rd Sunday

Rector: Revd James Nash. Tel: 01553 671381
Assistant priest: Revd. Linda Ashby. Telephone: 01553 672893.
Curate: Revd. Graham Wilkins Tel: 01553 670868

Café Church South Wootton Village Hall
Sunday service: 10am Cafe Church. 1st and 3rd Sundays.

   Church of England and Methodist Working Together

St Faiths Kings LynnSt Faith’s Church
Gayton Rd., Kings Lynn PE30 4DZ.

St. Faith’s Church serves as a spiritual home and worship centre for Gaywood where everyone is welcome. Both Church of England and Methodist Church people worship together and co-operatively serve the community by ministering, learning, assisting and growing in the love of God made known to us and through us in Jesus Christ by the grace of the Holy Spirit.

Sunday services: 8.00am, 9.45am, 11.30am (1st and 3rd Sunday) and 6.30pm.

Team Rector: Revd Canon Beryl Wood. Tel: 01553 774582
Team Vicar: Revd Dale Gingrich. Tel: 01553 765167.
Methodist Minister: Revd Andrew Maguire Tel: 01553 828998
Honorary Curate: Revd Heather Berry, telephone 01553 764098. 



West Norfolk Methodist Circuit
Methodist CircuitKing’s Lynn section: Revd Andrew Maguire (Superintendent)

Terrington St Clements Methodist Church
Wesley Road, Terrington St Clement, PE34 4NB

A growing congregation who have recently moved into a brand new building which carries out much work with children and young people.

Sunday services: 10.30am, 6.30pm.
Minister: Revd. Andrew Maguire
Tel: 01553 828998

Clenchwarton Methodist Church
Main Road, Clenchwarton, PE34 4AQ

A small, friendly church.

Sunday service: 11.00am.
Minister: Rev Andrew Maguire
Tel: 01553 828998

St German’s Methodist Church
Lynn Road, St German’s, PE34 3EY

A small, friendly church which has regular united services with the Church of England.

Sunday services: 9.30am.
Reverend: Revd. Andrew Maguire
Tel: 01553 828998

Pott Row Methodist Church
Chapel Road, Pott Row, PE32 1BP

A small, friendly congregation of mainly older folk.

Sunday service: at 10.30am.
Reverend: Revd. Catherine Dixon
Tel: 01553 676918

London Road Methodist Church
King’s Lynn

London Road Methodist Church has a growing congregation of families and young people and is working towards being “Family Friendly”. It is an increasingly popular setting for weddings.

Sunday services: 10.30am.
Minister: Revd. Catherine Dixon
Tel: 01553 676918

Highgate Methodist Church

Highgate Methodist Church
Highgate, King’s Lynn.

Sunday services: 3.00pm., Thursday 11am-1.30pm – praise n prayer n food.

Minister: Revd. Catherine Dixon Tel: 01553 676918





North Lynn Methodist Church

North Lynn Methodist Church
Losinga Rd, King’s Lynn.

Sunday services: 10.30am except 2nd Sunday of the month – 5pm ‘Filling Station’.

Contact: Mrs Jean Harrington Tel: 01553 760430



South Wootton Methodist Church

South Wootton Methodist Church
Pepper’s Green, South Wootton, King’s Lynn.

Sunday service: 10.30am.

Reverend: Revd. Catherine Dixon
Contact: Mr John Bell Tel: 01553 679234




   Hospital Chapel

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Chaplaincy

The Chaplaincy
Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gayton Rd., Kings Lynn, PE30 4ET.

Revd Gail Kerry, Revd Helen Bridger, Revd Alison Davies (C of E).
Revd Mark Jones, (Baptist).
Revd David Baker, (RC).
Tel: 01553 613441.


Church of the Nazarene

Church of the Nazarene
Reffley Lane , King’s Lynn.

The Reffley Community Church of the Nazarene desires to be a loving prayerful fellowship of God’s people, seeking to serve Christ in our world. We endeavour to preach God’s Word, welcome all who come, and even sing some of the old hymns!

Sunday services: Reffley Community School 10.30am. Reffley Community Hall 6.30pm.

Pastor: Revd Don Mentch.
Tel: 01553 673381.

Evangelical Church Kings Lynn

King’s Lynn Evangelical Church
Gayton Rd, Gaywood, King’s Lynn, PE30 4EA.

King’s Lynn Evangelical Church is an independent evangelical church linked to the FIEC. Services include modern and older songs using computer projection. Refreshments are available after the service, giving an opportunity to meet with each other.

Sunday service: 10.30am.

Secretary: Mr Fred Seaman.
Office telephone: 01553 762020.



Kings Lynn Christian Fellowship

The King’s Centre
The King’s Centre, Wellesey St., King’s Lynn, PE30 1QD.

The King’s Centre is an exciting friendly church with a family outlook with all ages represented in our congregation. Our basis of faith is based firmly on the Bible and we make Jesus Christ the foundation and focus of all that we do. A very warm welcome to all.

Sunday services:

9.45am – Praise
10.30am – Communion
11am – Celebration

Senior Pastor: Paul Randerson.
Pastor: Darryl Mallet.
Assistant Pastor: Tim Porter.
Telephone: 01553 766333 or 01760 724008

   New Frontiers

Gateway ChurchThe Gateway Church
King’s Lynn Academy, Queen Mary Road, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4QG.

The Gateway Church is a friendly Spirit-filled church for all the family. We gather together every Sunday to worship Jesus and hear about God’s plan for our lives from the Bible. There’s a crèche, activities for children and teenagers and great coffee after the meeting. We also have midweek small groups and a youth club.

Sunday services: 10am.
Pastor: Andy Moyle.
Tel: 08432 897881

   British Orthodox


Church of St. Mary and St Felix Chapel
Babingley, Sandringham Estate, Kings Lynn, Norfolk

Deacon: Revd Mark Saunders.
Telephone: 01485 600681.






Religious Society of Friends
Friends Meeting House, 38 Bridge St., King’s Lynn, PE30 5AB.

All are welcome at our worship, which is mainly silent – there is plenty of chat over coffee afterwards. We provide activities for children – it is helpful if you let us know you will be bringing them.

Meeting for Worship: 10.30am.

Clerk: Valerie Rushton, Telephone: 01553 776844.


   Roman Catholic

The Catholic Church has been present in Lynn since the 10th century. Today our parish family meeting at the two churches – Our Lady of the Annunciation, London Road and The Holy Family, Field Lane – continues to listen to the Word of God and to offer the Sacrifice of the Mass for the salvation of the world. Everyone is welcome.

Our Lady of the Annunciation Kings Lynn

Church of Our Lady of the Annunciation
London Rd., King’s Lynn, PE30 5HQ.

Saturday Mass 6.30pm
Sunday Mass 11.30am


Holy Family Kings Lynn

Church of the Holy Family
Field Lane, Gaywood, King’s Lynn.

Sunday Mass: 9.30am

Parish priest: Revd Peter Rollings.
Deacon: Revd John Belfield.

Telephone: 01553 772220


   Other Churches

Salvation Army Emblem

Salvation Army
Wellesley Street, King’s Lynn, PE30 1QD

Sunday services: 11.00am and 5.00pm

Corps officer: Major John and Brenda Irvine.
Tel: 01553 774163.



Calvary Chapel

Calvary Chapel
The Warehouse, Old Market Street, King’s Lynn, PE30 1NL

Sunday service: 10:30am

Pastor: Vince Proffitt
Telephone: 07533 704315



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Redeemed Christian Church of God The Kings Glory
The Fairstead Community Centre, Fairstead, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4SR

Sunday services: 10.30am

Contacts: Pastor Oladapo and Toyin Adegoke.
Telephone: 07957 184058


   Other Beliefs

Friends Meeting House

King’s Lynn & West Norfolk Humanists
Quaker Meeting House, 38 Bridge St, King’s Lynn PE30 5AB

The group includes agnostics, atheists and people of religious or uncommitted opinion, all interested to discuss problematic questions in a thoughtful way.

Meeting on the 4th Wednesday of the month. 7.30 – 9.30pm

Telephone: 07818 870215

Many thanks to Andy Moyle of Churches Together in Kings Lynn, for helping us put together the information for this page.