Chelsea Old Church, London

Chelsea Old Church is a historic Grade I listed building dating back to the Medieval Ages.

Chelsea Old Church is a historic Grade I listed building dating back to the Medieval Ages. The north chapel was built by the lords of the Chelsea manor, and later the south chapel was added by Sir Thomas More who was executed by Henry VIII. Legend has it that his headless body is buried here. It also has memorials to author Henry James and Sir Hans Sloane of British Museum fame, among others.
















About Chelsea Old Church

 64 Cheyne Walk SW3 5LT

 +44 20 7795 10


Chelsea Old Church and Nearby Sights on Map

Roper's Garden

Carlyle's House

Carlyle's House is an 18th century building that was the home of the philosopher and historian Thomas Carlyle from 1834 and now houses a museum dedicated to his life and work

Chelsea Physic Garden

The Chelsea Physic Garden was developed in the 17th century by the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries for its students to study medicinal plants and healing

Battersea Park

The Battersea Park is a lovely park spread over 200 acres on the southern banks of the Thames, known for its wildlife in the zoo

Victoria and Albert Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum started out as the collection of the Great Exhibition of 1851 and has since proliferated into the world's largest assortment of decorative arts and design, housing more than 4 million exhibits

National Army Museum

The National Army Museum explores the history of the British Army from the 11th century to the present day

Royal Hospital

Chelsea Harbour Design Centre

The Chelsea Harbour Design Centre showcases cutting edge British design from furniture to fabrics and lighting

Science Museum

Dedicated to scientific exhibitions and collections bar those related to the life sciences

The Geological Museum

The Geological Museum was merged with the neighbouring Natural History Museum in 1985 and became part of its Red Zone Earth Galleries