St Mary, High Street, Wigton

St Mary, High Street, Wigton, Cumbria CA7 9PU View on map

Built 1788 on a medieval site. Decorated interior colour scheme, described by Sir John Betjeman as a ' triumph in paint'. Late 19th and early 20th century stained glass. Melvyn Bragg's family windows (2009). 1912 Harrison Organ with historic organ certificate, restored in 2013


Opening Arrangements

All year 9.30am - 4.30pm


Off A595 approximately 12 miles SW of Carlisle in Wigton, in the High Street on the corner with Church Street. Rail: Wigton (half a mile), Carlisle (12 miles). Bus: Regular services from Carlisle and Cockermouth ( for details.

Parking Spaces


Public car park on Church Street

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes