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“old church”(3 reviews)
The first American President George Washington attended services at this Bridgetown church in 1751.
Spry St. | east of National Heroes Sq., Bridgetown, Barbados
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

We were fortunate as when we visited there was an organ recital which we greatly enjoyed, Not as ornate as a UK cathedral but nevertheless well cared for

Thank johnfield70
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Lovely visit to this beautiful, old cathedral. We enjoyed walking around the cemetery and reading all of the old head stones. We met the priest who spoke to us a bit about the cathedral's history and showed us the oldest tombstone from mid 1600's. The...More

Thank heather d
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Located in Spry Street off Broad Street is this historic cathedral built in the 17th century. Very humble interior that takes your breath away, truly magnificent experience to see this cathedral.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 3 May 2018

We visited St. Michael's while on a 360 tour of the island. As a funeral director, I live for a beautiful cemetery with lots of history. This was one of the most beautiful views from this side of the island.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

I have visited the Cathedral and St. John's and the one in Holetown and Codrington College. Our daughter and grandson were very amazed at the age of the churches and that they are open for visitors to walk in. I often just sit and take...More

Thank BrianRTimmins
Reviewed 19 March 2018

On entering the Cathedral take time to look up at the unusual barrel vaulted roof. The arched ceiling above the altar, and with a little imagination it is not unlike an upturned boat. There is a beautiful carved pulpit from mahogany wood. The small Cathedral...More

Thank peter m
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Spent time having a look round the outside of this cathedral as well as the inside. Not quite so central but worth the walk through the town. It also has a very interesting interior.

Thank lakelover908
Reviewed 1 March 2018

St. Michael's is a beautiful old church originally built in the 1600's. It's well worth the time to enjoy the architecture as well as explore the cemetery. Some very old stones and markers dating back to 17th and 18th centuries; the history and iconography is...More

Thank Valerie G
Reviewed 2 February 2018

While not the oldest church structure on the island, this beautiful old structure oozes history that dates back to the late 1600s. Check out the unique arched wood plank ceiling that mimics a boat hull and the baptismal font the dates from 1680. The old...More

Thank DrPohaku
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Plaques covering the walls with memorials to the thousands who died of yellow fever from the 1700's on. Very interesting if you are a history buff.

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7 January 2018|
Response from robertingman632 | Reviewed this property |
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6 February 2015|
Response from Saskheat | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know about viewing hours. It was open during the day we went there. There was no charge