Farnborough Abbey (near Guildford)

Address and contact details

 

St Michael's Abbey, 280 Farnborough Road, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 7NA

 

Rail: Farnborough Main Station (5 minutes’ walk to Abbey), Farnborough North (10 minutes’ walk to Abbey)

Car: From M3 take J4, A31, A325. From M25, A3, A31, A331, A325. Follow brown signs to ‘Chapelle Impériale’. Abbey slip road located next to Abbey House offices, midway between Highgat e Lane and Clockhouse roundabout. Satellite Navigation GU14 7NA

 

www.farnboroughabbey.org

www.cavaille-coll.co.uk

 

 

Organ

 

Aristide Cavaillé-Coll c1888, installed by Mutin 1905, restored Klais 2001

2 manuals

14 speaking stops

Sundays at 1500

  • 06 May Neil Wright (Farnborough Abbey)
  • 03 Jun Jozef Vasco (Jasov Abbey, Slovakia)
  • 01 Jul Jean-Pierre Maudet (Vannes Cathedral, France)
  • 05 Aug Frantisek Beer (Kosice Abbey, Slovakia)
  • 02 Sep Ashley Grote (Norwich Cathedral)
  • 07 Oct Matthias Mück (Magdeburg Cathedral)

 

Admission free, retiring donations accepted

 

Concerts last one hour and begin at 1500 on the first Sunday of the month.

 

Please visit the abbey website for information regarding guided tours, visits to the Imperial crypt and the Abbey shop. For video of this organ visit ‘Picardie organ improvisations Farnborough Abbey’ (Youtube)