Old Devonshire Church

The Old Devonshire Church was one of the first churches built on Bermuda. The church itself was destroyed twice, first in 1715 by a hurricane, and again in 1970 by an arsonist. Today, the church is fully operational and guests can come take part in communion, or they can simply appreciate the limestone walls and palm trees from the outside.

Offerings

Most people go to the church just to appreciate the historic building and beautiful appearance. However, you will also be able to take part in the services offered by the church if you so wish.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Devonshire Parish if you plan on visiting Old Devonshire Church, as travelers to this region of Bermuda will have the benefit of easy access to this historic attraction during their visit. If you'd like to find a place within easy reach of this historical site, you'll have a good selection of lodgings to choose from nearby.

Hotels near Old Devonshire Church
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Erith Guest House Hotel 1.3 mi. (1.6 km) SW
Paraquet Guest Apartments Hotel -- --
Dawkins Manor Hotel 2.0 mi. (2.5 km) SW
The Oxford House Hotel 2.1 mi. (0.6 km) WSW
Royal Palms Hotel Hotel 2.2 mi. (0.5 km) WSW
Rosemont Apartments Hotel 2.2 mi. (0.7 km) WSW
Edgehill Manor Guest House Guest house 2.2 mi. (0.6 km) WSW

Location and What's Nearby

Opportunities for some fun in the sun like hitting a few rounds of golf and water sports are also enjoyed by many in the area. Historic site visitors looking to follow-up with a few holes of golf should look into the nearest course, Ocean View Golf Course. If playing a few rounds of golf doesn't excite you, you might want to head over to Grape Bay Beach, the most convenient beach to visit. Though the outdoor options above are the easiest to get to, there will still be various similar outdoor activities. You will find a variety of indoor attractions in this general area. Located only a short distance away are another pair of interesting places nearby to visit--Robinson Bay Park and Palm Grove Gardens.

Information

Operating Hours

The church has office hours from 10:00am until 2:00pm, Monday through Friday, though you are free to visit outside these times.

Payment

There is no cost to enter the church. Just remember that if you join them for communion, it is customary to make a donation.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (441) 236-3671

Location: Devonshire, 106 Middle Road, Devonshire Parish, Bermuda

 

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