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Fantastic architecture

This church is a must see when you are in George. You have to go inside and see the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Johannesburg, South Africa
A beautiful landmark

This very lovely church is a landmark of the city of George, where it is both imposing & beautiful... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Dee S
Shropshire, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“Fantastic architecture”
18 Mar 2018
“A beautiful landmark”
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Corner of Church & Courteney Street | 9 Kerk St, George, 6529, George 6529, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This church is a must see when you are in George. You have to go inside and see the beautiful wooden ceilings.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This very lovely church is a landmark of the city of George, where it is both imposing & beautiful. We only walked around the grounds & the outside of the church but it is set in a beautiful setting with the mountains behind it. It...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Dee S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a beautiful old church and well worth the visit. It was originally built in the form of a cross. The acoustics are great so it is a great venue for a singing group to perform. Well worth a visit if yu are interested...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

The perfect place to shop for Christmas presents and thanks to some gorgeous young ladies serving the food and working in the kitchen it is also the best place to take my teenag son. Well he socialised with the friendly, young ladies, I was able...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank lovedabug
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A must visit to the church if you are in this region, very pretty from both outside as well as inside, we took a full tour of the building and just loved the architecture.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank prabhavmusaddi89
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The woodwork in this church is beautiful. The pulpit with its canopy and intricate woodwork is loose standing and has stairs for the preacher to enter.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank LynetteGerber
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Beautiful, different from the conventional. A real landmark of the city of George, central, within walking distance of several hotels, guesthouses and restaurants.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank GeorgePride
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I have been to a couple of choirs events there and also went on a historical tour of the building. A beautiful old church full of history.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank ailsa696
Reviewed 8 April 2016

What a majestic and beautiful piece of architecture against the backdrop of mountains or sky. A little bit of history: The cornerstone of this magnificent Mother Church was laid in 1832. The foundations were 6 foot deep and five foot wide to carry the 3...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 2 February 2016

The churches history spans back to 1832 when the foundation was first laid, due to money problems the church was only inaugurated in 1842. The stinkwood pulpit and yellow wood ceilings craftsmanship is truly spectacular, the detail is absolutely fantastic. Not only for the religious...More

Date of experience: February 2016
3  Thank colleenlingwood
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