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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 1 week ago

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.

Thank travelsamc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Markkamleiter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outside a really magnificent architecture, inside you'll love the glass paintings, not as prestigious as the big European cathedrals but sure a historic sight of Boston.

Thank willyoutravel
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Very different from the Old North Church, but equally beautiful and set amidst the cubbub of busy Boston. As soon as I stepped inside, I couldn't hear any of the noise from the streets, and there's a little more room to explore than the older...More

1  Thank Nicki S
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

.... what a lovely old church with neat stained glass windows but the real treat was the wonderful organ music.

1  Thank Graeme M
Reviewed May 18, 2017

It took a special place to get me back as a regular church goer, and Old South Church is just that kind of special place. The historic church with Rev. Nancy Taylor as it's lead, proclaims to welcome everyone, and they practice what they preach....More

Thank krapug1
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful historical church in Boston's Back Bay. Wonderful architecture and details. Also, many other places to see in this area: Copley Square, Copley Place, Boston Public Library, The Prudential Center, Newbury street and much more.

1  Thank Neta_Avivi
Reviewed April 25, 2017

The Gothic Revival Old South Church – also known as New Old South Church or Third Church – is located in Boston's Back Bay adjacent to Copley Square; it is a historic United Church of Christ congregation first organized in 1669. Persons interested in religion,...More

1  Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Attended the blessing of the athletes there for the past 2 years. What a welcoming congregation! Lovely church and music. The message and spirit there is amazing. If I lived in Boston, this would be my church.

1  Thank tmrc55
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Attended the blessing of the athletes service and so glad I did. The building is beautiful. The music was wonderful and the congregation was very welcoming to visitors. I hope to return someday.

1  Thank Leslie C
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