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Address: 545 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116
Phone Number: 617-536-0944
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Description: This National Historic Landmark, one of America's great buildings, was...
This National Historic Landmark, one of America's great buildings, was built in 1877 by architect H.H. Richardson.
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THE one church to see in Boston

If you're going to see no other church in Boston, go see the Trinity and do take a look inside. I stopped by one Saturday at lunch hour and there was a free organ concert going... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015 NEW

If you're going to see no other church in Boston, go see the Trinity and do take a look inside. I stopped by one Saturday at lunch hour and there was a free organ concert going on. We could walk in and out the concert between numbers. While sitting there do take in the beautiful stained glass and frescoed walls... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Trinity Church, a magnificent Episcopal church with exquisite stained glass windows was built in Back Bay in the 1870s. Back bay was swampland, and they had to drive thousands of pilings in the marsh as a base for it. We were awed by the art and architecture of this beautiful church. Don't miss it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This building has been selected as one of the 10 most important buildings in the United States by the American Institute of Architects and for good reason. Take the tour, it was only 7 dollars and well worth it. The guide gives a lot of history of Boston along with the history of the church and the architectural details. Don't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Every year at Christmas time we go line up outside and hope to get a spot inside to listen to the choir. Beautiful building, wonderful location, great tradition. We line up because so many people want to get inside too. Some years we have been turned away, other years we've stood in the back, and on those special years we... More 

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Nashville, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

This church is gorgeous and huge, it's so unexpected when you come upon it in the middle of a busy shopping district. I wish it had been open so I could see the inside!

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This is a stunning church! I love the stained glass windows, they have such historical significance and great artists. I loved the old world architecture. The Church really doesn't seem out of place with all the new buildings surrounding it I will definitely go back and spend more time exploring it.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

What a lovely building right in the centre of Boston. All the new glossy buildings wrapped around it and this the most beautiful of all. Inside you can sense the history and the church does organise tours as well

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Copley Square is one of the loveliest parts of Boston and contains 2 architectural gems, Trinity Church and the Boston Public Library. On this trip, we only had time for the former. It is magnificent inside and out, and has been described as one of the 10 most noteworthy pieces of architecture in the U.S. Inside, it is just gorgeous,... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I went to their regular Sunday evening service during this month. I've been to their Christmas mass two years ago and enjoyed very much so attended this time when I am around Boston. Still was very good and unique. But I must admit that one of their staffs was clearly not happy with the presence of first-time-visitors. Even though I... More 

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Whiting, Maine, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I was shocked and horrified upon my recent visit to Trinity Church Boston to enter only to find two docents who were directing folks downstairs to pay to enter. I wanted to worship for a moment, and pray......I was told I could still do this for free, but was made to feel guilty.......I have been going in this place of... More 

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