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Address: Norre Gade, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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+1 340-776-1315
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A Georgian-style church with a sweeping stairway and antique chandelier.

A Georgian-style church with a sweeping stairway and antique chandelier.

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Solid hymn selection and fine preaching from Pastor Tatum

My friend recommended we attend Frederick Lutheran on Sunday morning. The historic church is beautiful inside with inlay work hovering above the pulpit, "perfect posture" pews... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 13, 2017
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

My friend recommended we attend Frederick Lutheran on Sunday morning. The historic church is beautiful inside with inlay work hovering above the pulpit, "perfect posture" pews, and images of a dark-skinned island Jesus. It was a blessing to see a congregation of mixed cultures and skin tones. If only this beautiful diversity composed more faith gatherings. They served Communion and... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Just drift around the streets and find some interesting places and old style architecture starting from the 16th century

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Blackwood, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

Shuttered up and locked gate. Would have liked to have gone in. I was able to take pictures thru the gate.

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Cable, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016

We did a tour on our own and was amazed with the architecture of the 300 year old church. The wooden rafters were really amazing.

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Lansdowne, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

As a Historian, it was imperative for me to take the opportunity to see this historic church. I LOVE the fact that the church was open and available to take it personally. I only wish there was a tour guide or a booklet that gave you a bit more personal information about the church.

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Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

If you like historical sites then you would like seeing this Do the self walking 99 steps tour yourself. Lot's to see. Enjoyable.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

They were celebrating their 350th anniversary while my husband and I were visiting. We visited on a Saturday (best to visit on the weekend), so no services being held, but the church was open to visitors and we signed their guestbook. We loved walking through the oldest church building on St. Thomas and 350 years of history!! My husband is... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

We spent a few minutes walking around the church one afternoon to get out of the summer heat. It is a beautiful church from the outside. Also it is clear it used to be a magnificent place inside years ago. The interior now needs some TLC (and a good cleaning). However, if you want to see a building with interesting... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

We celebrated 23 years of marriage yesterday, and it all began here! We had a destination wedding from Texas. This was the second stop on our cruise,and we arranged to be married here and had the reception on the ship with our 50 guests. It was the hottest day ever, and of course this old historic church has no air... More 

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Tavares, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2016

Georgian in style, it was built in the 1780's, and has been rebuilt several times, resulting in the addition of its Gothic Revival trim. I didn't have a chance to go in cause there was a service in progress. From the outside.. She is beautiful! Worth checking out if you're touring Charlotte Amalie.

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