You are warmly invited to join our carols by candlelight and songs by local community organisation Mind Your Music, followed by mulled wine and mince pies in the historic setting of The Lord Mayor’s Chapel.
Wednesday 6 December 7pm-9pm The Lord Mayor’s Chapel, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TB
Tickets £15* per person *Price includes a suggested charitable donation of £7 per ticket. To purchase tickets, you can buy tickets on the door, or via our donate page. For more information call 0117 989 7700.
Come and witness the beauty of music and song by candlelight in the historic setting of St Mark’s, the Lord Mayor’s Chapel, now the only municipally-owned church in Britain.
Nearly 700 years old, the chapel’s origins date back to 1220 when it was founded by the Abbey of St Augustine (now Bristol Cathedral) as a monastic foundation and a place of hospitality and welcome to those visiting and travelling though the city of Bristol. Amongst others, the chapel opened its doors to the fleeing Huguenots between 1687 and 1722, the year that it became the official place of worship of the Mayor and Bristol Corporation (City Council).
Over the centuries, the chapel has known many guises from being an almonry and housing song birds to providing a restful place in a busy city.