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Very big and you pay to go up into the tower but there are displays

I saw in the rocking chair in the back of the sanctuary while the organist rehearsed. My husband... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
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Most folks visit for the view from the steeple but check out the sanctuary and the magnificent pipe... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

I saw in the rocking chair in the back of the sanctuary while the organist rehearsed. My husband climbed up with a docent and came down totally perspiring from the heat up there. He liked it and it was not that physically taxing. I would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Most folks visit for the view from the steeple but check out the sanctuary and the magnificent pipe organ. Really enjoy the history and the architecture of such places. The Church is not far from the Whaling Museum and is not on the list of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

Great views that are well worth the climb and the $5 contribution. Unfortunately we went n a very hot day but they had fans and places to sit along the way and at the top. The woman working at the top was a wealth of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

An absolutely beautiful New England church - and having been raised in one I have seen many over the years. A couple of days after I visited for the self-guided tour and tower climb, I actually attended the Sunday service here, and it was wonderful....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2017

This is a beautiful church. The main sanctuary has recently been refurbished, but it is not used in the winter, as it is not heated. There is a smaller, very homey, sanctuary in the back where winter services are held. For a $5.00 donation, you...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

My family went up to the top and the pictures they snapped overlooking all of Nantucket were beautiful. I stayed in the church and listed to the organist play beautifully.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

It seems a bit odd to be reviewing a church. The view from the tower is amazing and well worth the donation fee. It is also interesting to see parts of the renovations that have taken place over the years. The grounds are beautiful, too.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Patricia K
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

This is an beautiful and iconic church just off of downtown Nantucket. It's large and visible from just about anywhere, so it's easy to find! Also a great photo op.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

The view from the tower is spectacular. They provide binoculars, maps, and a docent at the top of the tower. There is also a history display part way up.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

Determined to get the view, my husband walked the 94 steps up to the steeple to take photos. Was met by caring and careful staff in two or three locations as he climbed Photos worth the climb.

Date of experience: October 2016
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