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King's Chapel

58 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02108-3201
+1 617-523-1749
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Built in 1754, this was the first Anglican church in America; it later became the country's first Unitarian house of worship.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“old church” (29 reviews)
“bell tower” (21 reviews)
“burial ground” (19 reviews)
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58 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02108-3201
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't planned on visiting, but we popped in and were totally amazed. I had read about the old churches where families had 'boxes' but didn't know any still existed. It was beautiful.

Thank historictourfan
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am new to Boston and have a list of historic places to visit and King's Chapel was today's adventure. Our tour guide, Christine gave an excellent tour providing lots of history and secrets of this beautiful church from the crypt right up to the...More

Thank Seaside02554
Reviewed 1 week ago

for me this was a must see for revolutionary Boston history. Not a whole lot to see here but worth the couple bucks to see it.

Thank CasaVazquez
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to the North Church previously, but not King's Chapel. This is such a beautiful place! We paid for the Bells and Bones tour and it was one of the highlights of our trip! So fun, engaging, and just cool! Be prepared for...More

Thank crazywish
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Free walk through of the beautiful church! Ask politely and don’t be rambunctious and you can even sit in the boxes pews! Definitely take time to read through all of the historical information that they have displayed in the pews. I particularly enjoyed the one...More

Thank Rest-and-Romance
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very beautiful chapel in the 17th century style. When it was built, it was not really welcome by the Puritans, who left England to escape the Church of England! But it is still here! Lovely box pews, family owned with individual touches...More

Thank Jay P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So glad we went inside! So much history still there. It has been preserved amazingly well. It had a small $3 suggested donation.

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful old church built in 1686 and continues in use today. The original bell was cast in England and hung in 1772. The bell cracked in 1814. Paul Revere recast and rehung the bell in 1816. Paul Revere is quoted as saying it is, "the...More

Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a Halloween tour of the crypt, after spending time in the main part of the church. We entered through the original door to the crypt. The route was lit by tiny "candles". Our guide filled us in on the history of the crypt...More

Thank PatriciaJH44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the crypt tour and it was very interesting. Would definitely recommend anyone to take the tour.

Thank R4512COsandraw
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Maria K
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Yes. There is a link to the upcoming concerts on their website.
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