Explore and experience a journey of discovery in history, architecture and faith invested in a remarkable group of open churches that have been offering a warm welcome to visitors and pilgrims for many centuries.

Discover the legends and lore of Wrexham County Borough’s villages and towns on the Discovery Trail. For 7,000 years and more, through Saxon, Norman and Medieval occupation, the heart of the settlements has been their place of worship. Within the sixteen churches on the Trail you can study art and architecture, politics and war, heraldry and nature, all conveniently packaged in unique buildings full of hidden treasures set in gentle countryside and snug villages.

Wrexham: a microcosm of Welsh history set in the gentlest of Welsh landscape.

Churches general location map

Click here to view a general map showing the 16 churches which form the Open Church Network

Open churches welcome you to Christmas celebrations