A still pool of quiet in a restless city, with a large, beautiful and peaceful garden. The Meeting House and its garden are an oasis of tranquility. Parts of the garden symbolise the Quaker testimonies of Peace, Truth, Equality, Simplicity and Sustainability. The garden's labyrinth offers the opportunity for prayerful walking and contemplation.
Standard opening times:
The garden may be visited at any time as a space for personal reflection and meditation. We welcome people who would like to visit our garden, and spend a quiet (not silent), enjoyable time with us.(Please note that any group using the Meeting House has the use of the garden, so please respect their privacy.)
Contact the hospitaller for details of events and opening times of the Meeting House. For details of events during the year, which anyone is welcome to attend, also see the ‘Events’ section of the website (see below).
21 Thorpe Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE3 6AB, United Kingdom
Travel directions: Grid reference TL185985
By car: In Thorpe Road, Peterborough (beside Crescent Bridge). There is a small car park to the front of the building
By public transport: Citibus 2 and 4 stop nearby. It is a short walk from both the rail and bus stations.
The Garden and Meeting House have level access. There is a disabled toilet in the Meeting House. Light refreshments are available at listed events. Quiet days etc. as listed above, and for individuals or groups by arrangement. A hospitaller is always available on days of listed events.
Friends Meeting House
21 Thorpe Road
Tel: 01733 345743