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St. John's Church

| St John, Union Hall, Barbados
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Built in 1660, this church overlooks the Scotland District and features a pulpit made of six different kinds of wood.
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| St John, Union Hall, Barbados
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped of here on tour with Ted it's a beautiful old historic church and grave yard. With commanding fantastic views over the Ocean.

Thank tom-sue-2010
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

I'm a history & architectural buff and enjoy visiting churches and other historical building all over the world. This church has always been one of my favorites. It's small in comparison to many but it does not disappoint. The graveyard is well maintained and serene....More

Thank Bajanval
Reviewed May 29, 2017

St. John's is a lovely small stone church in St. John's Parish. It's believed to be one of the oldest churches on the island. The church commands a very pleasant view of the sea surrounding coastal areas.

Thank publius358
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

It serves 2 purposes here with the obvious being a very interesting church with great features and design and the 2nd being its position high up on the east coast affording great views of the Atlantic coastline. Come meander through the graveyard at the very...More

Thank Gooner_JT
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Nice historic church with a beautiful view of the bay. I believe we were told this is the oldest church on the island. Gentlemen that works in the gift shop is very friendly and gives great advice on things to do and see in Barbados

Thank JulieatSibu
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Historic old church to visit. Overlooks east coast. Old cemetery at the rear with historic head stones.

Thank algee80791
Reviewed April 2, 2017

St. Johns is an historical church with magnificent views of the coast. It's worth a short stop on a tour. There are local vendors on the lot for souvenirs and snacks.

Thank hbhakh
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

The church is very beautiful including the graveyard at the back where the prime minister that got the independence for Barbados is buried. It also give you a nice view to the Atlantic side and beach.

Thank martina m
Reviewed March 11, 2017

Beautiful!!! Unique!!! Lovely (especially just before sunset when we were there)!!!! Make sure you visit if you can!!!!

Thank Threeladybug
Reviewed March 2, 2017

Make sure to visit St. John's Church. The church is so peaceful inside with beautiful mahogany woodwork. Outside the views are breathtaking.

Thank jcozier3
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