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Address: 141 South County Road, Palm Beach, FL 33480
Phone Number: 561-655-4554
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Gorgeous Espiscopal Church

Large massive very English church, but very hospitable to guests. Large gray stone construction, beautiful stained glass windows. Peaceful, lovely court yard.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Large massive very English church, but very hospitable to guests. Large gray stone construction, beautiful stained glass windows. Peaceful, lovely court yard.

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Indialantic, Florida
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We enjoyed our time there. The main sanctuary was very gothic and reminded us of European churches. Gardens are beautiful, fountains and library very nice. People working there were very nice as well.

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Ann Arbor, MI
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227 helpful votes 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We had a few hours prior to our flight in West Palm Beach. We came upon this church near Palm Beach. While the interior is grand, it can’t quiet compare to the cathedrals of Europe. However, the pleasant surprise was the grounds on the outside. There is a big court and a small garden in the back. The garden has... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The inside of Bethesda by the Sea Episcopal Church is awe-inspiring and worth a visit on its own. The stunningly-beautiful outside gardens and corridors are the true attraction. If you're staying in Palm Beach County and interested in architecture or history, this is a must-experience location.

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Boca Raton
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121 reviews 121 reviews
26 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival, which is The Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea’s beloved recreation of an ancient processional celebrating Epiphany returns each year on the first Sunday in early January. With a cast of over 150 performers the festival presents a medieval London Lord Mayor's Boar's Head banquet, complete with Beefeaters, Pipes & Drums, Lords & Ladies, strolling... More 

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Boca Raton
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44 reviews 44 reviews
19 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

As the vibe in Palm beach has the feeling of Stay out of our rich Town; not so at BBTS the feeling is inclusion. Let us all be nice to one another. Having been to two weddings there and it is a great spot for that. Check out the building and the garden

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We enjoyed both the interior of the church and the cloisters with its lovely garden of cascading ponds with Koi. You can feed the Koi by purchasing food from a little dispenser for 25 cents.

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Palm Beach, Florida
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171 reviews 171 reviews
11 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

The buildings are simply beautiful and the gardens and grounds beautifully maintained and tranquil. One of the most beautiful US churches I've visited.

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Worth a visit to see an amazingly designed church and hear a good sermon. Easter brought out celebs and divas. Quite the fashion show.

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Washington, DC
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227 reviews 227 reviews
115 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

....I you are... then this is ground zero. So beautiful. Sermons are first rate - and it's very very special.

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