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Beautiful Church!

Take a few minutes out of your journey to travel back in time. This church was established in 1750... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carol G
Kingston, Tennessee
Quaint Church with a beautiful pipe organ

Stopped by this little church as we were walking and and enjoyed the peaceful nature. We viewed it... read more

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Built from timbers brought by sea from Boston in 1749, this historic site was the cathedral of the first Anglican bishop of Nova Scotia.
1749 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3K4, Canada
Downtown Halifax
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a few minutes out of your journey to travel back in time. This church was established in 1750 and is well worth a visit.

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by this little church as we were walking and and enjoyed the peaceful nature. We viewed it without a guide which was all the time we had to spend. Loved the little area between the pews that was decorated like a manger. The painted...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2018

The exterior is very attractive with a very impressive interior of beautiful colors and wooden structures, colored glass panels and windows - definitely an interesting historical site.

Thank odan
Reviewed 2 October 2018

is really interesting, and compliments the brief history lesson one needs to appreciate Halifax.The nearby cemetery and other buildings like the old Library add to the understanding of the place.

Thank sjk7301948
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

..and the oldest surviving building in Halifax, being built just after the foundation of the city in 1749. Beautifully kept inside with amazing stained glass windows, and the most amazing organ, with pipes in the colour of the Nova Scotia flag!

Thank Andy-S60
Reviewed 7 August 2018

design from a london city church of the era full of military and seafarers' memorials pleasantly serene

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Reviewed 4 August 2018

Oldest church and building in Halifax. Make a donation and the volunteers inside are happy to show you around and share the history of the church. Gorgeous windows and the historic Halifax Explosion priest silhouette window (ask to see it!) Just loved our visit here.

Thank jaben713
Reviewed 2 August 2018

There's a lovely garden in front of the church entrance if you are strolling and need a break. Once you enter the church you are greeted by two wonderful guides who are more than happy to guide you through the church or just let you...More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Lived and worked in the city for a number of years as a young man and never visited St. Paul's until this summer. My wife and I did our own tour and enjoyed it. It has been described from six ways to Sunday so I...More

Thank G H
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This was a really unexpected pleasure. To my shame I knew nothing about it. Once inside the church it is a light airy building with many of the traditional artefacts one finds in churches, full of local history and interest. On my next trip I...More

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1 April 2016|
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Sunday services are held at 10:00am and alternate between the traditional and contemporary format.