Welcome to The New Room – the oldest Methodist building in the world.
We are Open! Visit us Tuesday-Saturday 11am-3pm.
News from the New Room Bristol
Special Events at The New Room
10 Dec, 23Upcoming
4 Charles Street was home to the writer of one…10 Dec, 23Upcoming
John Wesley's New Room Museum Admission Discover how the New…10 Dec, 23Upcoming
We asked pupils from The Park Primary School to tell…13 Dec, 23Upcoming
Celebrate the festive season with our lunchtime carol service. Enjoy…14 Dec, 23Upcoming
Enjoy an evening of festive cheer as we welcome everyone…15 Dec, 23Upcoming
Friday Communion Service Join us for our weekly Communion service…19 Dec, 23Upcoming
Need a break from Christmas prep? Come and sit in…
Donate to the New Room
This historic Grade 1 listed 18th century building relies on the support of visitors to remain open as a place of prayer and worship in Bristol city centre. As the ‘cradle of Methodism’, it must be kept in a good state of repair in order to operate as a place where people can continue to come and learn about the life and ministry of John and Charles Wesley and the establishment of the Methodist movement. You can make a donation to the New Room via PayPal using the button below or click here to learn about other ways you can support us. Thank you.
What our visitors say about their experience
“Worth popping in, even for the sceptic or non believer. Wonderfully calm and peaceful place bang in the middle of the hustle and bustle of the city.”Will B
“A peaceful haven in the middle of Broadmead. The history of this place is fascinating. The cafe served the best coffee and snacks and the staff were excellent. It was good to get out of the hassle of shopping into this oasis of calm.”Whittaker1413
“The importance of this venue as the oldest Methodist chapel in the world should not be overlooked. The revamping of the rear of the premises adds an excellent cafe.”John