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Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

1100 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC
+1 803-771-7300
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Wonderful architecture! Beautiful church!!

This is a beautiful church!! The architecture is amazing! The tour person was very interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shevlin, Minnesota
Beautiful cemetery & grounds!

We stopped here for a bit to check out a few of the Civil War graves and walk around the grounds a... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
Hermitage, Tennessee
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A cathedral modeled after the York Minster in England.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“old church” (3 reviews)
“buried here” (3 reviews)
“stained glass” (2 reviews)
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1100 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC
+1 803-771-7300
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful church!! The architecture is amazing! The tour person was very interesting and knowledgeable! I would have loved to hear the pipe organ! This church is still in use; but they want to show people the beauty of this church!! Outstanding!!

Thank 379michelledawns
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We stopped here for a bit to check out a few of the Civil War graves and walk around the grounds a bit. Very well kept up & maintained, easy to walk through (it's not huge), and they offer helpful maps to find anyone of...More

1  Thank bam_and_maize
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I walked around this area at sunset and it was gorgeous. I couldn't read most of the headstones so bring a flashlight if you'll be there later. The church is stunning and the stained glass is quite amazing.

Thank akjelliebean
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Almost fifty years ago, I visited "Trinity Church" (before it was a cathedral), sitting in the back balcony with my family and grandfather. I remember thinking, and believing that the ceiling of that gorgeous building was chocolate. Since that day, it has been where my...More

Thank Mike1727
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We planned to visit Trinity Episcopal Cathedral on Saturday,October 15th for their Trinity Bazaar. It is held every year from 10:00 -2:00 PM. It is so well planned and takes place on several floors on the church. We spent a lot of time in the...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

I didn't get a chance to enter the building, but toured the attached cemetery. Being well versed in SC history, I found the experience sublime and humbling. Many favorite sons and daughters of SC are buried here. Although, a long read, I would recommend Mary...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 22 July 2016

General Wade Hampton and his family are kind of a big deal here in Columbia. Being a Hampton, and thinking somewhere along the line we may be related, I wanted to go see their final resting spots. So I visited the cemetery next to Trinity...More

Thank MajkMan
Reviewed 9 July 2016

When we drove through Columbia city, this beautiful church drew our attention and we decided to pull over and visit. The main chamber is magnificent and a gentleman introduced the history to us. The yard is nice, good for party and ceremony.

1  Thank Clay C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Our Christmas Eve tradition! Also our grandson pre-school. Beautiful to look at as well as very friendly people!

Thank Dorisaugust15
Reviewed 1 June 2016

They were preparing for a wedding when we arrived. We didn't realize you can only tour till 2pm. But on of the ladies gave us a quick walk through anyway. It is a pretty church, pretty stained glass windows.

Thank Linda P
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