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Service at Sandham

A religious service led by Rev Mark Christian including references to the paintings of Stanley Spencer in Sandham Memorial Chapel.

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event

Service at Sandham Dedicated by the Bishop of Guildford in March 1927, Sandham is a working chapel. There have always been services on Remembrance or Armistice Day and we are now pleased to hold additional services. Services are led by former Army Chaplain, Reverend Mark Christian and link to themes of the chapel. The chapel is quite small so please book to ensure you get a space. Admission free, donations welcome.

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Accessibility

Accessible parking is available at the rear of the garden – please call us on 01635 278394 or email sandham@nationaltrust.org.uk in advance of your visit for more information. There is a step free route from the accessible parking area – all garden paths are of gravel or brick. Our visitor toilet is fully accessible. There is a ramp available for access to the Chapel.

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Sandham Memorial Chapel

Upcoming events

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Life on Watership Down 

Original oil paintings chosen by Watership Down author Richard Adams for the 40th anniversary edition of his novel are on display at the National Trust’s Sandham Memorial Chapel in Burghclere.

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18 Apr to 23 Jun 2024
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11:00 to 15:00
+ 41 other dates or times
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Highlights Tours 

Get beneath the surface of Sir Stanley Spencer’s paintings on a 45-minute bespoke tour of the chapel.

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24 Apr to 26 Oct 2024
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10:00 to 10:45
+ 13 other dates or times
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Morse Code Trail 

Stepping into the world of secret intelligence, this May half-term, families are invited to put their skills to the test on this trail in the gardens. Runs daily 25 May - 2 June, 11am-3pm. Closed 28-29 May.

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25 May to 2 Jun 2024
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11:00 to 15:00
+ 6 other dates or times