Apart from normal Sunday services which begin at 9.30 am, the church is opened each Tuesday and Wednesday from 11.30 am to 1.30 pm between the months of June to September. The kettle is on and a warm greeting awaits. On the third Sunday during the summer months (Between June to September) the church opens for two hours at 2.00 pm and a guided tour of this ancient and historic building takes place at 2.30 pm and lasts for about an hour.
In addition the church, and its registers going back to the year 1592, can be viewed by appointment with the churchwardens
St James Church Altham
Burnley Road, Altham, Accrington BB5 5UL