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Trinity Church

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Address: Copley Square, 206 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116
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+1 617-536-0944
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This National Historic Landmark, one of America's great buildings, was...

This National Historic Landmark, one of America's great buildings, was built in 1877 by architect H.H. Richardson.

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Good place to start bus tours

Centrally located. Good shopping around. Like the mix of traditional and modern architecture. The city tour buses all have a stop here.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Hamburg, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Centrally located. Good shopping around. Like the mix of traditional and modern architecture. The city tour buses all have a stop here.

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Culver City, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

No tourist should miss the opportunity to walk through Trinity Church smack dab in Copley Square. It must be included on formal tours but one can go there on one's own. It's gorgeous and will fill you with wonder and awe!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been parishioners at Trinity for many years and it's been a real privilege to worship at Trinity. It's a church that welcomes all from whatever faith, race, sexual preference- the clergy is excited to see everyone (not just at Christmas or Easter, either). The sermons are always thought provoking and inspiring, the architecture and design is breathtaking, and the... More 

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PatFromTrinity, Public Relations Manager at Trinity Church, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write about worship at Trinity Church Boston. And thanks for spreading the word that all are welcome to this special place and parish community. Bless you! Patricia Hurley More 

Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting talk in this small chapel. We learned a lot, including the origin of and reason for "box seats".

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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An historic architectural building. Go when music is playing or choirs are singing. Beautiful. In other words, go for a concert or religious service. Not only will you avoid the fees but also enjoy the ambiance.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very well maintained church with amazing stained glass windows and a sense of serenity throughout. There is good information available, staff are friendly and the building is a fine example of Boston architecture. There is a modest admission charge, which is well worth it.

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a nice time here. The church is very sumptuous. Its very peaceful from inside. It was a tranquilizing experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2017

Very beautiful church in the heart of Boston, it didn't take a long time to be visited so I recommend not to lose it when going to Copley Square

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Large portions cannot be seen. It is a nice building but not amazing. It is also pricey and the explanatory material are not that great. Friendly staff.

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Kneeling down in this church is a pleasure. Every seat has its own pillow with a beautiful embroidery.

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Wander around this quintessential neighborhood in the heart of Boston for high-end shops, restaurants, and the feeling of city bustle. Its most identifiable skyscrapers, the Prudential Center and John Hancock Tower, are highlights of the city skyline. Visit Newbury street to explore unique and trendy boutiques – as well as every other kind of store imaginable – all housed in beautiful brownstone buildings. In nice weather, restaurant patio seating is packed with Bostonians and tourists alike soaking up the sunshine and enjoying the food. Commonwealth Ave offers a beautiful stroll down residential tree-lined streets. Keep walking towards the Charles River and enjoy a beautiful view by the water. In warmer months, people run and bike on paths running along the esplanade, and sail and kayak on the Charles River. Boylston street, also full of shops, bars, and restaurants, is the finish line of the Boston Marathon. Head towards Copley Square and check out the Boston Public Library, which is particularly beautiful from the Dartmouth street entrance.
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