Methodist Chapel


Reputedly the oldest Methodist Chapel in continuous use in the world, containing a pulpit from which John Wesley preached, and exhibiting artefacts to show the link between Methodism and lead mining.

Contact Information

Newbiggin in Teesdale
Barnard Castle
DL12 0SN
  01833 630045/638272
  Visit the Methodist Chapel website

Useful Information

Disabled access : The are two steps to access the chapel, which has tiered seating.
Opening Times : Wednesdays 2-4pm in summer months (ring to check opening times). At other times a key is available from Alston Road Garage, tel 01833 640213. Please note: the last service will be on 24th May 2017 after which the building will cease to be a chapel and will close.

Admission Prices : Nil, but contributions to maintain the chapel are always welcome.

Location Information