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St. John's Episcopal Church

113 Madison Ave, Montgomery, AL 36104-3699
+1 334-262-1937
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Beautiful Stain-glass Windows

A beautiful church architecturally! High-pitch wood ceiling. Stain-glass windows line the side. A... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Lisa B
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Texas
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Worth the visit to see this historic beautiful church

The inside of the church is beautiful and seeing the organ hanging overhead when you first walk in... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
JRAP2013
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Gulfport, Mississippi
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The church where Jefferson Davis worshipped during the Civil War.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
21 Dec 2017
“Beautiful Stain-glass Windows”
9 Apr 2017
“Worth the visit to see this historic beautiful church”
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113 Madison Ave, Montgomery, AL 36104-3699
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+1 334-262-1937

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

A beautiful church architecturally! High-pitch wood ceiling. Stain-glass windows line the side. A majesty altar. Beautiful eagles and preaching podium. Welcoming and reverent atmosphere. Guest book in foyer.

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

The inside of the church is beautiful and seeing the organ hanging overhead when you first walk in is breathtaking. The stain glassed windows and alter area are gorgeous. Pay attention to the kneelers. All are covered by ladies in the congregation. Of course this...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016

Knowing this was Jefferson Davis' church in Montgomery created interest for us to view this church. It is worth including on a travel itinerary.

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Reviewed 13 October 2012

I just ducked in for a quick peek of this church as i was walking from the river walk area to the capitol building. The church is beautiful with lots of stained glass. Definitely worth a look if you are in the Montgomery area.

2  Thank autigerrealtor
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Reviewed 6 July 2012

Famous for its age (nearly 200 years old) and the fact that Jefferson Davis and family were members in 1861, St. John's is a Montgomery landmark. Worth coming to hear the pipe organ on Sunday, too!

3  Thank JW S
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Reviewed 13 December 2011

This church was built in the 1830's, and it was the church home of the President of the Confederacy when Montgomery was the first capital of the Confederacy. The signal from President Jefferson Davis to start the Civil War was transmitted several blocks away from...More

3  Thank TrojanBill1
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