St Mary the Virgin, Church Street, Elland

St Mary the Virgin, Church Street, Elland, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX5 0RU View on map

Chancel Arch c1170, added to over the years. 13th century north and south chapels. Tower c1490, eight bells c1826, vestry c1879, clock and dials 1911. Reordering of West End in 1997.


Opening Arrangements

First Saturday of the month 9.30am to 12.30pm; every Wednesday 8.30am to 10.30am; Friday from April to September 10am to 1pm; Heritage Open Days, 13th, 14th, 15th and 16th September 2018; every Sunday 10.30am to 12.30pm; first Sunday in the month 5.30pm to 7pm.


At the end of the town's main street opposite Barclays Bank. The east end of the church is directly opposite Morrisons supermarket. Rail: Halifax (4 miles), Brighouse (5 miles): Bus; 503 between Halifax and Huddersfield, 278 Halifax to Wakefield. Bus number 503 from Halifax-Huddersfield.

Parking Spaces


Pay and display car park. Some parking on the street.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes