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Saint Sava's Serbian Orthodox Church

724 North Main Street, Jackson, CA 95642
+1 209-223-2700
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Must stop and see

The whole area is just awesome. The headstones are huge and date back to 1800's. The church is... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Turlock, California
via mobile
A fascinating place to visit

We are not of Serbian origin but have spent our professional lives involved in the Balkans and... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Bonn, Germany
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Mother church of the Serbian Orthodox Church in the United States. Features historic architecture.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 Jul 2017
“Must stop and see”
24 Apr 2017
“A fascinating place to visit”
724 North Main Street, Jackson, CA 95642
+1 209-223-2700
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The whole area is just awesome. The headstones are huge and date back to 1800's. The church is small but well maintained.

Thank Tcard2013
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We are not of Serbian origin but have spent our professional lives involved in the Balkans and speak Serbian fluently. The highlight for us was studying the grave stones, many of which told fascinating stories. The only drawback was that the church was closed, so...More

Thank steinbeckfan2017
Reviewed 31 January 2017

My best friend's grandfather built this church. She has nearly 10 relatives buried here. Her parents will follow. It is a small beautifully painted church. The burial grounds are unique and peaceful. Not wheelchair accessible.

Thank MexicoAwaits
Reviewed 7 July 2015

This church is a historical site. It is lovely when you view from the street. Graveyard in front with many, many beautiful head stones and monuments. Photographs well.

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Our friends drove us to Jackson and the first thing of note we saw was Saint Sava's, which compelled me to jump out of the car and being photographing. I wish I could have spent a day on those grounds, but my crew were patiently...More

1  Thank Laura H
Reviewed 23 June 2014

We were driving into Jackson and saw this white church on the hill surrounded by a graveyard and just had to visit since I'm a photographer. We were surprised to find it a Serbian church and graveyard. Almost every name ended in "vich" and there...More

1  Thank Charrie S
Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

I live close by, and several times a year, they fire off some very loud guns, or small canons, late in the evening. It always surprises me, but doesn't bother us. I say party on!

1  Thank Number1Duno
Reviewed 8 October 2012

It all started in 1995 when Belgrade iconographer was asked to paint frescoes and icons inside the church. Thirteen years later, 2008, he completed his job. Today, you don't need to go to Byzantine Europe to see this important religious and historical artwork.

5  Thank Larry A
Reviewed 19 July 2012

We always enjoy stopping by here to see the beautiful church and to commemorate the Serbians who were part of the history of Jackson. Most people don't know the history and it's very interesting to see some of the older graves dating back to the...More

5  Thank arises
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Beautiful building. Historical. Very nice art work.

1  Thank Gretchen C
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