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Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist

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Address: 120 Broad St, Charleston, SC 29401-2437
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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We visited the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist on a walking tour. The Cathedral is beautiful. It is full of history and full of interesting things to see.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Key West, Florida
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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist on a walking tour. The Cathedral is beautiful. It is full of history and full of interesting things to see.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Exquisite interior, peaceful.On a busy street but quiet inside. Able to pray and find serenity. Beautiful church

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Charlotte, NC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really pretty church. We stopped in during the afternoon. There was no mass and actually, there was no one inside. It's an amazingly beautiful church, with gold colored inlays everywhere. The windows are amazing. The outside is impressive but belies what you see when you open the doors. Worth a stop.

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Alamosa co
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped by on our walking tour of Charleston, found the church beautiful and full of history. Loved getting to visit.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went to the cathedral after a day of sightseeing. Beautiful mass and homily. The cathedral is stunning. I believe they offer tours after the morning masses.

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Savage, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Both the interior and exterior of the church is lovely. Beautiful, bright architecture. Takes hardly any time to visit, and worth stopping by to take a look.

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

St. John the Baptist Cathedral is truly beautiful! The stained glass windows alone a worth the visit, but the green hue throughout the cathedral make it special. Located in the historic section of Charleston it is worth stopping in.

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Williamsburg, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

While visiting Charleston, I made the five minute walk from my hotel in the historic district to this beautiful church for Sunday mass. Walking inside from the red-brickish exterior the bright, white interior just popped with beauty. The pews (stepping up) add to the historic ambiance of the church. Lovely service & lovely, welcoming folks.

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a beautiful Catholic church! I wished we were here on a Sunday to attend mass. The altar was elegant and the stained glass was so ornate and gorgeous. I was impressed with the beauty of the wooden pews too.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist is beautiful both inside and out. Make sure to go inside to see the amazing architecture and stained glass window.

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