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Old First Congregational Church

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Doc3100 wrote a review Mar 2020
Traverse City, Michigan173 contributions61 helpful votes
This is a classic New England church which proudly maintains its Puritan connections. Although an active parish, docents are available during the week to share its history dating back to 1805. From the soapstone foot warmer to the architectural sound dome in the ceiling, you
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Date of experience: October 2019
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JennyMarie82 wrote a review Jan 2020
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania277 contributions20 helpful votes
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The church itself is very beautiful and it’s amazing that it is still in use as you will find many of Vermont’s preserved covered bridges. I visited in December and there was a beautiful snow covering on the cemetery grounds. If you’re like myself and more interested in
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Emily E wrote a review Dec 2019
Leawood, Kansas143 contributions25 helpful votes
The beautiful cemetery here has many graves of Revolutionary War soldiers. We visited the family plot of Robert Frost, quoted here in "In a Disused Graveyard": "The living come with grassy tread To read the gravestones on the hill; The graveyard draws the living still . . . "
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Date of experience: October 2019
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clayt0np wrote a review Dec 2019
Bellevue Iowa100 contributions45 helpful votes
The church has been restored and extremely well-preserved. We had a very good guide who gave us the introductory information we needed and then let us sit and imagine what the services and congregation must have been like. A classic example of the type of church that we read
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Becky H wrote a review Oct 2019
1,027 contributions65 helpful votes
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Beautiful old Vermont church and gravesite of New England poet Robert Frost. Enjoyed walking the church grounds and the cemetery.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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