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Old South Church

645 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-2804
+1 617-536-1970
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645 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-2804
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Old South Church is another historic marvel in Boston. You'll find a lot of tourists in this area and its a nice place to explore if you like churches etc.

Thank PushExplore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful old church in Boston. Lovely stained glass and some nice history too. Right in the hub of Boylston Street.

Thank Spuddler
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasantly quiet retreat from the busy surrounding Copely Plaza. Stained glass windows are beautiful. You can come and sit and pray or meditate. Donations accepted but not required.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While we did stop in, this isn't as interesting as the Old North Church. If we hadn't had the Go Boston Card, I doubt we would have paid to go in.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came across this church as we walked down the road from the park on Boylston street and noticed the great lines of the church, almost Gothic, although this church is clearly not as old as the European churches done in this same style. The...More

Thank TERRAvelista
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church is close to the the finish line of the Boston Marathon. The Sunday morning "Blessing of the Athletes" services are inspiring! This is a Christian denominational church, but truly, it is a place where everyone is welcome. The atmosphere is warm and friendly....More

Thank beachmrs
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

The is a grand and solemn church at the bustling Copley Square. Eye-catching facade and simple interior. Do visit when in Boston.

Thank Leon L
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

I decided to attend the first Palm Sunday service at 9:00 this morning. This service took place in the chapel, so there were chairs instead of pews. I guess they were saving the traditional Palm Sunday gospel for the 11:00 service in the main sanctuary,...More

Thank theresecallahan2002
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

We made a brief stop in this old church. It was very interesting to look at the architecture from 1875 when the church moved to it's current location. There was choir practice going on when we were there, making it even more interesting.

Thank norskies
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Short haired front desk attendant would not allow LGBT person to use the church's restroom, yet minutes later allowed a Cis-gendered woman who was there for the same event to have access to the church's restroom. Disgusting and blatantly discriminatory.

1  Thank Noah W
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