Heritage Open Days 2019: St Helen's Church
Tel: +44 03000 267 133
AboutSt Helen's is a Grade I listed church built mid c11th. It has "St Helen's Cross", described by Architectural Historian Sir Nikolaus Pevsner as the best piece of Medieval Sculpture in County Durham, close to Kelloe Heritage Trail.
St Helen's Cross it's been prized as "one of the most important items in Romanesque Sculpture" in the country.
It has previously been on loan for an English Romanesque Art 1066-1200 exhibition in London.
Visitors can enjoy soaking in the history of this Church, appreciate the stained glass and artefacts. Church set in a valley with pleasant walks nearby.
Close to Nature Trail/Kelloe Heritage Trail.
|Season (21 Sept 2019)|