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Old South Church

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645 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-2804
+1 617-536-1970
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645 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116-2804
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

This church is free and it provides a nice visit. Inside you can admire the architectural structure and just relax.

Thank FilipaDaniela
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Spent some time wondering around the church and very much enjoyed the architectural design. The tower is also very tall and dominates the skyline there.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Old South Church is free to enter. Great history and right across from the library. Don’t forget to look up inside!

Thank Cara C
Reviewed October 11, 2017

The Old South Church is like the polar opposite of the Old North Church. This church is more gothic and reminded me of churches I have seen in Europe. It is more square though and had a few interesting features like a center "sky light"...More

1  Thank jehenson81
Reviewed September 12, 2017

The United Church of Christ congregation was first organized in 1669. Its first church was built on newly filled land in the Back Bay section of Boston. The present building, located at 645 Boylston Street on Copley Square, was designed in the Gothic Revival style...More

2  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed September 7, 2017

This wasn't on the main Freedom Trail tour but my wife and I stumbled across it while we were killing time before our flight home. Absolutely stunning architecture inside and out. We didn't have time for a tour but got a good look around on...More

1  Thank rsqdvr
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed going to this place , i was on business and happened to go unexpectedly it was so nice I was able to spend a quite time on a busy day . Wish I was able to spend more time .

1  Thank sholesd
Reviewed August 28, 2017

The Old South Church is located directly across the street from the Boston Public Library, and would be easy to miss if you were only looking for Trinity Church. DO NOT MISS IT! It is filled with beautiful stained glass windows and has architecture unlike...More

2  Thank Larry W
Reviewed August 6, 2017

This beautiful church is nestled in the heart of Boylston Street. The history and architecture add to the appeal of this street bustling with restaurants and shops.

1  Thank travelsamc
Reviewed July 30, 2017

There is a gem on Boylston St. as one makes one's way from shop to shop going down the street. The Old South Street Church is a beautiful example of "Northern Italian Gothic" church architecture. Just drop in and admire the intricate woodwork and glorious...More

1  Thank Markkamleiter
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