Goodshaw Chapel

Please note that Goodshaw Chapel is currently closed for safety reasons. We are working on making necessary repairs to be able to reopen the chapel and apologise for the inconvenience this causes.

Free Entry

To look inside the site, please contact our Key Keeper to arrange a visit. Details below.


Goodshaw Avenue, Crawshawbooth, Rawtenstall, Lancashire, BB4 8QB

Before You Go

English Heritage's only Nonconformist place of worship, this atmospheric Baptist chapel displays a complete set of box-pews, galleries and pulpit dating from 1742-1809.

Read more about the history of Goodshaw Chapel.

Before You Go

Opening Times: Visits can be arranged by calling our key keeper for details on 01706227333. Where possible, please allow 2 days. 

Parking: There is no car park for the site, but on street parking is available.

Access: Please note that there are steps leading up to the entrance to the chapel.

Plan a Great Day Out

Make the most of your day out with a trip to nearby Whalley Abbey Gatehouse or Sawley Abbey.  Both of these Cistercian sites are within 15 miles of Goodshaw.