Find out here what delights we have in store for you when you visit to relive Georgian life with us in our 18th century town house. Discover how his friend John Newtons life and personal experience inspired him to write the worlds most famous hymn Amazing Grace, here in Olney. Find out about his time as a slave ship captain, as a captive himself; how he became curate of the parish church, his involvement in the abolition of slavery and his spiritual influence on William Wilberforce.