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St Olave

Open for Individual Prayer

St Olave will be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:30am – 2:30pm.

Please follow social distancing guidelines in the church if you visit, and please be aware that opening times may be subject to change.

We will be using the North Door entrance on Hart Street only.

Please note there will be no toilets available.

We hope to resume public worship services in the Autumn.


Regular Services Online
There will be no Sunday services via ZOOM in August. We hope to continue them in September, as well as resuming services in the church – if we are able.

Click here for details  link to the summer prayer programme at St Katharine Cree. Email Fr Nick Mottershead ( for more information on online worship and resources and to be included in the mailshots.

Follow us on Twitter: @StOlaveHartSt


St OLAVE is one of the few surviving mediaeval buildings in London and the burial place of Samuel Pepys. With many links to historic City organisations, this little church is sought after as a place of spiritual encounter and refreshment.

Explore the drop-down lists in the menu bar to read about aspects of the church’s life, including services, courses and other Christian activities, concerts and recitals. If you need any more information than you find here, please get in touch by email, or find more contact information here.