St Joseph’s RC Church Heritage Open Day

St Joseph's RC Church

Free event Family friendly

Date

Now - Sat 18 Sep 2021

Time

12:00 - 15:00

Venue

St Joseph’s RC Church

A guide will be on hand to talk about the church and to assist with your enjoyment of its wonderful interior.


St Joseph Roman Catholic church was built in 1806 (pre-dating the Catholic Emancipation Act by over 20 years), has 20th century alterations and is a Grade II* listed building.


It has a minimalistic exterior, however this belies the ornate internal architecture with its acanthus balusters and ceiling decoration, whilst the east end of church has segmental-arched sanctuary apse with pilasters with fluted capitals and round-arched panels.


There is a nearby public carpark, for satnav directions use WF8 4AA. Pedestrian access from Pontefract town centre is via a ramped footbridge off Liquorice Way, crossing the dual carriageway. Entrance and Exit to the church is by the door at the end of the walkway, next to the school.


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11th September 2021

12:00pm - 03:00pm

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18th September 2021

12:00pm - 03:00pm

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Venue Details

Find us at

The Presbytery, Back Street, Pontefract, WF8 1NL

Phone

01977702297

Email

office.stjoseph.pontefract@dioceseofleeds.org.uk