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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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+1 617-536-1970
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The United Church of Christ congregation was first organized in 1669. Its first church was built on newly filled land in the Back Bay section of Boston. The present building, located at 645 Boylston Street on Copley Square, was designed in the Gothic Revival style...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This wasn't on the main Freedom Trail tour but my wife and I stumbled across it while we were killing time before our flight home. Absolutely stunning architecture inside and out. We didn't have time for a tour but got a good look around on...More

Thank rsqdvr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed going to this place , i was on business and happened to go unexpectedly it was so nice I was able to spend a quite time on a busy day . Wish I was able to spend more time .

Thank sholesd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Old South Church is located directly across the street from the Boston Public Library, and would be easy to miss if you were only looking for Trinity Church. DO NOT MISS IT! It is filled with beautiful stained glass windows and has architecture unlike...More

1  Thank Larry W
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This beautiful church is nestled in the heart of Boylston Street. The history and architecture add to the appeal of this street bustling with restaurants and shops.

1  Thank travelsamc
Reviewed 31 July 2017

There is a gem on Boylston St. as one makes one's way from shop to shop going down the street. The Old South Street Church is a beautiful example of "Northern Italian Gothic" church architecture. Just drop in and admire the intricate woodwork and glorious...More

1  Thank Markkamleiter
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Outside a really magnificent architecture, inside you'll love the glass paintings, not as prestigious as the big European cathedrals but sure a historic sight of Boston.

Thank willyoutravel
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Very different from the Old North Church, but equally beautiful and set amidst the cubbub of busy Boston. As soon as I stepped inside, I couldn't hear any of the noise from the streets, and there's a little more room to explore than the older...More

1  Thank Nicki S
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

.... what a lovely old church with neat stained glass windows but the real treat was the wonderful organ music.

1  Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

It took a special place to get me back as a regular church goer, and Old South Church is just that kind of special place. The historic church with Rev. Nancy Taylor as it's lead, proclaims to welcome everyone, and they practice what they preach....More

Thank krapug1
Back Bay
Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the
heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and
the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock
Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit
Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques
– as well as every other kind of store imaginable –
all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice
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