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St. George Tabernacle

18 South Main St., St. George, UT
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Ranked #7 of 27 Attractions in St. George
Type: Religious Sites
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Buffalo, New York
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

The Mormon Tabernacle in St. George UT is a natural must see after visiting Brigham Young's winter residence. Aside from being a beautiful place of worship, the presentation by the Mormon Elder was informational and fascinating. The Tabernacle is also in the center of St George, providing a nice visual experience of the 'downtown' area!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a neat historical building. They have occasional concerts here. It's original architecture leave you marveling at how they built this building with the tools they had in the 1800's. Ask about the spiral staircase.

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265 reviews 265 reviews
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221 helpful votes 221 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The tabernacle is a very beautiful church dating back to the mid-1860's. We did not go on a tour of the church and, instead, walked into the neighboring "square" or "main plaza" or the true heart of St. George. Okay, the church is historic and quite nice (from the outside) but the family orientation of the plaza (also the site... More

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Wonderful building with a free tour. The history of the building and St. George was wonderful. Great for families.

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Vancouver, Washington
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36 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Retired LDS church missionaries lead you on a tour of what was an architectural feat given the time and location of the building. They are also very open to questions about the structure and its uses-especially from non-Mormans who don't understand the differences between tabernacles, temples and stake houses.

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Camas, Washington
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13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We happened to be here when they offered a free concert on Sunday, June 8, 2014 in honor of veterans. We were even more fortunate to sit directly behind the choir as it was a full house. Beautiful music and excellent speakers. Architecture in this old bldg was beautiful.

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Rexburg, Idaho
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81 reviews 81 reviews
39 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I was amazed and impressed as I heard the story of how this building was created by people who were just getting the community of St. George established. It is a real testament to the caliber of individuals who chose to live there. There are tour guides who are happy to explain the history. Remember to ask about the spiral... More

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St. George, Utah
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The architecture of this building is definitely worth the trip and it's free to enter and look. There are musical programs on weekends that are very professionally done.

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Wimberley, Texas
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The free tours here are great. You learn a lot about the early settlers and the construction of the Tabernacle. Most industrious people.

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Los Banos
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60 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Nice stop. The tours are all guided but free. Tours are provided by church members. Ours was pleasant and well versed on the history. Some guides are pretty pushy religiously at some Mormon sites. This guide was not. When we said we were not interested in the religious aspects,she dropped it. It was built by importing all the wood and... More

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