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St. George's Anglican Church & Graveyard

119 Charlotte Street, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 6J1, Canada
+1 902-564-0813
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A lovely, living church

We were greeted at the door and welcomed into the sanctuary. I was allowed to play the organ, a... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
amarilloannie
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Provo, Utah
The brick church

We were recommended to visit this St. George Anglican Church & Graveyard. It had a main tower and... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2017
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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119 Charlotte Street, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 6J1, Canada
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

We were greeted at the door and welcomed into the sanctuary. I was allowed to play the organ, a fine instrument, and we heard of the history of the building. Then we wandered through the graveyard and picked up Buckeye nuts.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

We were recommended to visit this St. George Anglican Church & Graveyard. It had a main tower and its entrance was quite attractive. The church was built by bricks. Quite solid! Inside the church, the window behind the altar was oval. There were two flags,...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Quaint old church. Walking to the downtown from the cruise ship dock we passed this church. It was the highlight of our walk.

Thank Cavydad
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We stopped here on our walking tour. It was interesting to see the pictures of Queen Elizabeth when she visited here. There is a pew for the royal family with red velvet kneelers.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

St. George's Church was originally a garrison church for the military who were stationed nearby. It is also a royal church with the pew at the front on the right of the aisle reserved for visiting royalty and in fact we saw a photograph of...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We came off a cruise ship and wandered around down town Sydney. As we walked by St George, a gentleman dressed as a town crier stood at the entrance. We looked in but he urged us to enter and told us he would give us...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Beautiful old church with all its character. Built in 1785 and still in very decent shape. Well worth the stop

Thank gread2016
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

If you are interested in history and old buildings, you will not want to pass by this little church in the north end of downtown.

Thank AMMorr1son
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

St. George's is a beautiful church situated in the small city of Sidney, Nova Scotia. The inside is very charming. Outside in need of some repairs. Congregation is raising money to do the repairs. One of the few places to see in this city.

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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The oldest church in Sydney with lovely volunteers who are knowledgeable about the history of the church. Although the congregation has amalgamated with two other Anglican churches and moved elsewhere, the church is still consecrated and holds one service a month. It seems to be...More

Thank JanBryant5
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