Bath and the Cotswolds Sights

St. James

  • Church St. Map It
  • Chipping Campden
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 08/18/2015

Fodor's Review

The soaring pinnacled tower of St. James, a prime example of a Cotswold wool church (it was rebuilt in the 15th century with money from wool merchants), announces Chipping Campden from a distance; it's worth stepping inside to see the lofty, light-filled nave. The church recalls the old saying, which became popular because of the vast numbers of houses of worship in the Cotswolds, "As sure as God's in Gloucestershire."

Sight Information


Church St., Chipping Campden, GL55 6JG, England

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Sight Details:

  • £3 donation suggested
  • Mar.–Oct., Mon.–Sat. 10–6, Sun. 2–6; Nov.–Feb., Mon.–Sat. 11–3, Sun. 2–3

Published 08/18/2015


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