Saint Lawrence is a parish on Jersey, Channel Islands. It lies at the centre of the island, bordering the parishes of Saint Peter, Saint Mary, Saint John and Saint Helier. Saint Lawrence is a farmland parish, including a small coastline region of Saint Aubin’s Bay.
Must See and Do Tourist Attractions in Saint Lawrence
Saint Lawrence’s Country Life Museum gives an authentic insight into rural life on Jersey. Saint Lawrence Church, St. Matthew’s Church and Tesson Chapel serve the parish of St. Lawrence.
The annual cidermaking festival in Saint Lawrence attracts visitors as well as locals.
Morel Farm is a National Trust for Jersey property in Saint Lawrence, dating back to 1666. The Jersey War Tunnels (previously known as the German Underground Hospital) can also be found in this parish, and other fascinating buildings of rural architecture in Saint Lawrence are Hamptonne and Le Rât cottage.
Family Days out in Saint Lawrence
Family activities in Saint Lawrence include days at the wonderful beach of Saint Aubin’s Bay or a walk in the beautiful scenery of the rural parish. Boat trips are offered, and cycling tours, coach tours and day trips to one of Jersey’s neighbouring islands. The variety of activities will keep you all busy during your family holidays in St. Lawrence!
Sport in Saint Lawrence
Guided walking tours are available in most parts of Jersey.
TT Divers in Saint Lawrence offers scuba diving lessons for beginners and experienced divers.
Shopping in Saint Lawrence
A range of small shops and supermarkets provide all the necessary amenities for your stay in Saint Lawrence.
You can shop VAT free on the Channel Islands.
Nightlife in Saint Lawrence
The British Union is a popular pub in Saint Lawrence.
Transport in Saint Lawrence
Jersey Airport (JER) in the parish of Saint Peter has regular flights to and from Jersey.
There are buses running across the island to bring you to almost every destination on Jersey.
Ferries operate between Guernsey and Jersey, the UK and France.