St. Paul's Church (The Actors' Church), London

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A small church in Covent Garden, St. Paul's Church (The Actors' Church) has earned the nickname "the actor's church" thanks to a close association with the theater community. Built in 1631 according to plans by architect and stage designer Inigo Jones, the church's theatrical roots date back just as far. Today, the church is home to a professional theater company called Iris Theatre. Wander freely through the building to see tributes to all the well-known actors who have passed through the doors, including Charlie Chaplin, Judy Dench, and Gwen Stefani, who even held a wedding here. To visit St. Paul's Church (The Actors' Church) on your holiday in London, and find out what else London has to offer, use our London road trip planning tool .
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  • A stunning building which backs onto the infamous Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London, England. Go indside (for free) and see the wonderful paintings and decoration. Also known as the Actors C...  more »
  • Breaking off from time in Covent Garden my wife and I enjoyed some quiet contemplation in this beautiful 17th Century church. Although you are only yards from a busy street and can hear the street ent...  more »
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