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Address: 141 South County Road, Palm Beach, FL 33480
Phone Number: 561-655-4554
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Beautiful place in a beautiful town

Stunning architecture. Beautiful gardens with outdoor chapel and fish pond. Great Sunday services and music. Friendly people, too.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Stunning architecture. Beautiful gardens with outdoor chapel and fish pond. Great Sunday services and music. Friendly people, too.

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Boynton Beach
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This beautiful church and gardens are located very near to The Breakers Hotel. Well worth a visit to check out the gothic architecture, beautiful stained glass windows, wondrous pipe organ and a "nautical/sailor theme" throughout. Thge staff was VERY friendly in guiding me to the courtyard and garden areas where there are many photogenic spots.

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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62 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Visiting with our family while in Florida. Lovely service and beautiful church, we enjoyed the service and the welcome and open service. We did walk to the park with the babies and enjoyed the garden in back after the service Lovely

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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39 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

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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110 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 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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348 reviews
177 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 234 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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39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 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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125 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 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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57 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 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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33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 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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Address: 141 South County Road, Palm Beach, FL 33480
Phone Number: 561-655-4554
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Palm Beach

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