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Address: Belize City, Belize
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This is the oldest Anglican Church in Central America.

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This is a good church here to visit.A good architecture. Your guide will take you there on your city tour.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 16, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the mahogany doors.There were three other churches on the tour. One a Baptist church that was were slaves heard the news that they were free.

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Spokane, WA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building photographs well. It is nothing to go out of your way for, but is easy to include in a walk through the old colonial section of Belize City. The building itself is fairly modest but does have carved front doors that are noteworthy. FYI. It is quite small for a cathedral so don't expect Notre Dame.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

This is a good church here to visit.A good architecture. Your guide will take you there on your city tour.

Thank SE s
Fallbrook, California
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Last week, on a self guided tour of downtown BC we just walked up while a class of local kids were sprucing up the church prior to their anniversary celebration. We met their Deacon, got to walk around the inside, meet some of the sweet local kids and take lots of pictures both inside and out. I wish I could... More 

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New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Closed! I was there during normal weekday hours, middle of the day. Locked up tight. Thanks a lot, I really needed to pray. Beautiful graveyard in front.

Thank KillerRabbit
Oxnard, California
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This church is very old and it has a lot of history to it. I actually went to this church a lot as a child

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

An old Anglican church in Belize city. The shape is very non traditional with square shape. Not much to do there.

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Arlington, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My only regret is that we didn't get to go inside. Beautiful old brick church with very unique history. Minor kings of the Mosquito coast were crowned there under British rule.

Thank Tessa K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

History in the city. St John's Cathedral is one of the early constructions done by the British. This cathedral was constructed around the year 1812 and most uniquely the bricks used for this construction were used as ballast aboard ships, it was the first church to be built in the colony of British Honduras. This now forms part of the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

If you have the time I would suggest that you hire one of the local taxi drivers to take you on a tour of the city. For a reasonable price he will drive you around and show you the highlights and the Cathedral is certainly one of them. Be certain to visit the inside as the altar and statues are... More 

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