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Old Whaling Church

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89 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8235
+1 508-627-4442
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Copied and Pasted Review from Vincent House

Because its included in the tour this is my review from Vincent House - Great tour guide and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BusinessTravelerDude
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Atlanta
Once a Methodist Church

Originally the Edgartown Methodist Church, it is now home to a performing arts center. The church... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2017
ITRT
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Virginia
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89 Main St, Edgartown, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02539-8235
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Because its included in the tour this is my review from Vincent House - Great tour guide and fascinating to see the oldest house on MV. Much history. House had three rooms, each depicting a different century. Fascinating to see how people lived without air...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2017

Originally the Edgartown Methodist Church, it is now home to a performing arts center. The church was build by Methodist whaling captains in the Greek Revival architectural style. It was constructed using the same techniques as those of whaling ships. In addition to functioning as...More

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Reviewed March 23, 2017

This church has been wonderfully preserved and is easily accessible from the street. Brings you back to days gone by. A must stop.

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Beautifully restored, it takes your breath away. From walking up the steps through its columned facade to the sanctuary inside, you feel as though you've been transported back in time to a period long lost but thankfully not forgotten.

Thank neal s
Reviewed October 27, 2016

We were in the church area as a wedding was ending. The wedding party was headed to the Dr. Daniel Fisher House for the wedding reception. Thus we asked and were permitted to enter and look at the inside of the Old Whaling Church. The...More

Thank Suze44857
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

The Old Whaling Church stands majestically in Edgartown and is one of the oldest buildings on the island.

Thank Houston N
Reviewed July 23, 2016

You will see the oldest house on the island, a beautiful home and the church. All gems and tour lasts about 30 minutes.

Thank nelson_wound
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Hi, I live in Edgartown, where this church is located. It is a beautiful building! It was built by the Methodists, not the Mormons, lol. It hosts many different events during the year, weddings, concerts, etc. Nice place to stop into while you are exploring...More

1  Thank Lukerlou
Reviewed June 13, 2016

Was lucky enough to attend a wedding at this historic church.Do make it a stop if you are sight seeing in Edgartown.It is a wonderful building...very memorable.

Thank riclady
Reviewed May 28, 2016

My nephew was married here. Beautiful in all aspects and staff was very friendly and helpful. Amazing interior.

1  Thank jasumo
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