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Arlington Street Church

351 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-3303
+1 617-536-7050
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18 Tiffany windows!

Amazing beauty for fans of .Tiffany glassworks. Guided tours just started in May thru Sept on M-Sat... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
via mobile
Hidden Beauty

We popped in on a whim, in order to show out of town guests an historic church. I'm so glad that... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Boston, Massachusetts
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351 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-3303
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+1 617-536-7050
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing beauty for fans of .Tiffany glassworks. Guided tours just started in May thru Sept on M-Sat 10-3 for $5 donation. It's well worth it, as visitors get to see up close and with ample oppor to explore and appreciate the artistry. Volunteer guide was...More

Thank fbc001
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We popped in on a whim, in order to show out of town guests an historic church. I'm so glad that we did! Donations are requested, though not mandatory, in order to enter the sanctuary. You are given a self guided tour booklet upon arrival,...More

Thank MuddyGurl
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A small, unpretentious Unitarian Universalist church containing the largest single theme Tiffany collection in the world (I'm informed during my personal guided tour). Brilliant Boston "Golden Age" turn of the 20th Century themed Tiffany glass windows are worth a donation and viewing. Not a particularly...More

Thank jcwbesq
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The windows are really beautiful. The guided tour only took 15 minutes and Lauren (the guide) gave us a great tour of the windows and the history behind them. They recommended a $5 donation which was well worth it!

Thank waterwatar
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I attend Arlington Street Church every Sunday that I can. The minister, Rev. Kim Crawford-Harvie, always seems to know what I need to hear from her sermons. And the building itself is absolutely beautiful, especially the one-of-a-kind collection of beautiful Tiffany windows. After Sunday services,...More

Thank RamblingRobert3535
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Arlington Street Church was built between 1859–1861 on newly filled land in Boston’s Back Bay. It is famous for its glorious Tiffany stained glass windows, believed to be the largest collection of Tiffany windows in any one church. You are free to wander round the...More

1  Thank DunelmArts
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We were passing and dropped in to see the recently restored Tiffany windows. The windows surpassed any expectations we might have had. There are about 20 large panes on two levels, nicely set in the light and spacious church. The afternoon sun lit them to...More

Thank Marguerita M
Reviewed 29 December 2014

We attended this church when we lived in Boston, and still consider it our spiritual home. The building itself was the first public building to be built in Back Bay. The Tiffany Stained glass windows are an inspiration. And hearing the bells chime always makes...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 17 April 2013

One of the first Unitarian Churches in the country, this beautiful place of worship boasts many original Tiffany leaded glass windows. Every Sunday at 11AM, this friendly, welcoming congregation shares some of the best music in town directed by Mark David Buckles along with inspiring...More

Thank Gerri B
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Made to feel very welcome on first visit. Delightful old church built in 1700's . Service was inspiring, music ,piano, guitar and voice were wonderful.

Thank TheIrishLass19
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the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable
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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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