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St. Michael's Church

71 Broad St, Charleston, SC 29401-2902
+1 843-723-0603
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Charleston's oldest church has been tolling its bells on the hour since 1764. Dynamic Downtown Worship in the Anglican Tradition
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiffany windows” (34 reviews)
“stained glass” (35 reviews)
“four corners” (20 reviews)
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71 Broad St, Charleston, SC 29401-2902
Charlestowne
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+1 843-723-0603
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"tiffany windows"
in 34 reviews
"stained glass"
in 35 reviews
"four corners"
in 20 reviews
"george washington and robert e"
in 19 reviews
"box pews"
in 10 reviews
"declaration of independence"
in 19 reviews
"broad street"
in 13 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 11 reviews
"open to the public"
in 9 reviews
"lots of history"
in 15 reviews
"walking tour"
in 31 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 7 reviews
"holy city"
in 11 reviews
"great history"
in 9 reviews
"downtown charleston"
in 9 reviews
"worshipped"
in 50 reviews
"pulpit"
in 27 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just breath taking, gorgeous inside and out, I had to buy a painting of it, we had a hotel almost across the street, great beautiful view .

Thank msbrazil
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This church was talked about on our walking ghost tour. It's very beautiful and has a very interesting history.

Thank Jamie W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The steeple of St.Michael's Episcopal was the target of British cannoneers in the Revolutionary War and union gunners in the war between the states. It sustained considerable damage in both conflicts but happily it still stands. Two signers of the US Constitution are interred in...More

Thank Sam B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Music, Sermons, and prayer time are wonderful. One has to attend to really appreciate the atmosphere, the people and the leadership. History made worthy by God to celebrate.

Thank Ronald G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we did not go inside this church, we were able to take photos of the outside as well as the signage out front & cemetery next door. It was our understanding that George Washington worshiped here in 1796 during his stay. Incredible!!! There are...More

Thank Norma J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful peaceful place in the midst of a bustling city. This building is very quaint and photogenic

Thank Catherine H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice church with interesting cemetery behind. I was impressed by all the iron work in and around the cemetery.

Thank Jackiebaptist
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite Charleston churches. The wrought iron work & stain glass are beautiful. History surrounds this church from the 4 corners of law where it sits, to it bells, & to the Declaration singers buried in it’s graveyard! A must see...More

Thank rtoptngirl276
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

oldest functioning colonial tower in the US. 186 foot high tower. The oldest church structure in Charleston. The clock imported from England in 1764

Thank Lois L
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

St. Michael's is one of the oldest colonial churches south of Virginia. Construction completed in 1761 and is essentially the same look and design to this day. It's great to see something that predates the birth of United States. Both President George Washington and General...More

Thank CraftBeers
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jolyblonde
27 September 2016|
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Response from Jimmycouchster | Reviewed this property |
I visited by car they have plenty of meter parking 30 minutes is 50 cent. Just take change with you, nobody around had quarters.
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