Sandham Memorial Chapel

World famous chapel containing Stanley Spencer's visionary paintings

Sandham Memorial Chapel

Things to see and do

Sandham Memorial Chapel close up meadow in summer

Summer flowers at Sandham Memorial Chapel

Spot a variety of wild flowers including pyramid orchids in our orchard meadow, or wander around the new garden of reflection.

Sandham Memorial Chapel

What's on

Upcoming events

Hampshire Open Studios Art Exhibition

Fri 26 Aug 2016
11:00-16:00
Come and see up to 15 different local artists' work in this very special setting. All members of the local group "Made in the Hood" you can see and buy paintings, photography, glass, jewellery, ceramics & sculpture.

Chapel Talks

Tue 06 Sep 2016
14:00-16:00
Come and listen to the story behind one of the most important 20th century artists - Sir Stanley Spencer and how his dream of a "Holy Box" came to fruition.

Chapel Services

Wed 07 Sep 2016
16:15-16:45
Join us for one of our monthly Services conducted by our Parish Rector.

First World War poetry readings

Sat 10 Sep 2016
11:00-16:00
Come and listen to Jonathan Jones reading iconic First World War poetry throughout the day in the setting of this inspiring chapel created by Stanley Spencer.

An evening of Baroque music

Sat 17 Sep 2016
18:00-20:00
Join us for our inaugural musical event - a baroque concert including Stanley Spencer's favourite composer, Bach together with music by Handel and Corelli played on violin and harpsichord.

Ceramic tile painting workshop & Chapel talk

Tue 20 Sep 2016
10:00-16:00
Design and paint your own "Delft" style ceramic tiles perhaps having been inspired after viewing and learning about Spencer's iconic paintings in the chapel.
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Groups

Sandham First World War group visit

Group visits to Sandham Memorial Chapel 

Sandham is a fabulous place to bring a group whether it is a dedicated art, history, religious group or just like minded people, we can offer something very special.

Sandham Memorial Chapel

Eating and shopping

Sandham Memorial chapel shop handmade ceramics

Eating and shopping at Sandham Memorial Chapel 

Browse our selection of books, locally handmade ceramics, plants and garden sculptures and take away a reminder of your special day with us.

Sandham Memorial Chapel

Our work

Sandham early chapel image

Marking the 100th anniversary of the First World War 

As one of only a few National Trust properties dedicated to the First World War the 100th anniversary provided a perfect opportunity to provide for our future.

What did we do?

What else did we do?

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