Between 1822 and 1854, the crypt beneath St Pancras Church was used to bury departed Londoners, but since 2002 its atmospheric underground arches and alcoves have hosted an ongoing programme of curated contemporary art exhibitions and events, from large-scale sound installations to a group show on the nature of drawing and even an alternative Christmas grotto. If you get the feeling that you’re not alone down there, you’re right – the space still houses the interred remains of its 557 original occupants.
The Crypt says
The Crypt, St. Peter's Church in De Beauvoir, Hackney – a newly renovated creative space whose activities aim to encourage expression and creativity through the arts.More Less
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St Pancras Church
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