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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

222 E Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4616
+1 912-233-4709
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The oldest Roman Catholic church in Georgia.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“stained glass” (653 reviews)
“pipe organ” (191 reviews)
“nativity scene” (80 reviews)
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222 E Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4616
+1 912-233-4709
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An absolutely beautiful piece of history, stopped in and were in complete awe of the stained glass and the altar. Well worth the visit!!

Thank Sam H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Magnificent place to visit, architecture is impressive, would be an ideal wedding venue for fellow Catholics to enjoy!

Thank Grigastime
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really didn’t have strong feelings about visiting this church. But the more we read about it the more we were interested in the history. Oh my goodness was it worth the visit! The beauty the architecture the meaningfulness the solitude were very impacting. And...More

Thank Twohappilyretired
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

St. John’s is a beautiful church. We were there near Christmas and the church was decorated with wreaths and a life size Nativity scene. Many stain glass windows adorn the church, painted walls and ceiling gives this church it’s magisty.

Thank Guy P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The cathedral of John the Baptist was breathtaking. There are no other words to describe such a beautiful place inside and out.

Thank Jennifer E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful church. Lots of history attached. Decorated for Christmas and I guess the wreaths were real. The aroma filled the air.

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The architecture of this Cathedral is phenomenal. The murals and the design of the inside is breathtaking! If you’re in He area, don’t miss out on touring this house of worship.

Thank youthminister
Reviewed 3 days ago

Magnificent details, architecture, and beautiful stained glass windows. The staff is so welcoming and helpful. You will be met with nothing but warmth and smiles which just adds to the beauty of the place. Gorgeous vaulted ceilings, ornate columns, and vibrantly colored stained glass make...More

Thank JJ R
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visiting this Cathedral is a must. The ornate details are stunning. The stain glass windows were beautiful as was everything in this beautiful church.

Thank CherCher1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Architecture is outstanding. Church is over 100 years old and renovated 10 years ago restoring the original charm and beauty. A must see.

Thank Screven
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6 May 2017|
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Response from Charlie S | Reviewed this property |
530 pm mass.
12 September 2016|
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Response from Joseph V | Reviewed this property |
Only street parking is available but usually there are places available. The cathedral also is a designated stop on the bus and trolley tours, on/off all day.
30 March 2016|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Like the other people who have replied to this question I do not believe that there are any such Holy Relics on display in this Cathedral.