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65 Edgewater Road, Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia B0J 2E0, Canada
+1 902-624-8614
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Mahone Bay is known for the "three churches" that you see as you drive into town. St. James' is the most impressive. It is definitely worth a quick visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Had a tour of the 3 churches, which you can do for free at the start of each hour of the day. Can take pictures and learn about the churches history. Very nice visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 982darrylc
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Large osprey on one side and this beautiful Church on the other and me looking back and forth. Well I have to tell you the truth I watched your spray for about 5 minutes circling over the beautiful water there. I then I had to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Chuck B
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This church is gorgeous inside and out. So much history and architecture. The recent facelift completed last summer preserved and restored this landmark. They did an amazing job. The 3 churches in Mahone Bay are a must see when visiting the town.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This church is a part of the history of the town and represents how Anglican religion has played a part in the evolution of the town

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Actual Visit - Aug 2016 If there's one thing you do in this town, it's capturing a photo with you, your family and the three churches lined up in the waterfront in town. If you have the time, go to town for ice cream. Pretty...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Julius A
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Pretty view of the three modest churches and the bay. We did no go inside the church, but it looks nice from the outside along with her two sister churches. The only place to write a course of words about this village is St.James Anglican...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 6 September 2017

There are three churches located on the shore of Mahone Bay. The Anglican Church is one of them. It is a beautiful sights to see the churches as you drive into the town from the direction of Lunenburg. Be sure to stop and take a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank CKT808
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

On an overcast Sunday afternoon we wete welcomed by the open church doors and Tourist staff. The staff wete knowledgeable about the Mahone Bay region as well as Lunenburg area. The atmosphere of the church interior was inspirational, and held the echoes of thousands of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank teacherbev
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We got married here 20yrs ago and it is still just as beautiful. The outside could use some paint on the higher parts. It is home to the visitor info centre this summer so it is easy to walk inside and look at the windows,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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