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St. John's Episcopal Church

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Beautiful old New England church. Many historical visitors including Washington, Webster and... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
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Beautiful historic church with a lovely service and congregation very welcoming to visitors. We... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
Joey W
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An historic stop on the Portsmouth Harbor Trail that contains America's oldest working Brattle organ and a rare copy of the Vinegar Bible.
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Beautiful old New England church. Many historical visitors including Washington, Webster and Monroe.. Everyone is welcome.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Afoodie65
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Beautiful historic church with a lovely service and congregation very welcoming to visitors. We attended for a few weeks while visiting and the pastor remembered us!!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Joey W
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a historic church rebuilt after one of many Portsmouth fires. It is as beautiful as any other church in the area. It has very active outreach programs. They vary from children activities to Common Table free lunch to all on Thursdays.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

There are many historic churches that my wife and I have visited during our travels. Among our favorites are the Lee Chapel in Lexington, Virginia, St. Paul's and St. John's in Richmond, Virginia, St. Michael's in Charleston, South Carolina, Bruton Parish Church in Williamsburg, Virginia,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I've only seen it from the outside but this is a beautiful, classic New England church sitting high on a hill overlooking the pretty streets of busy downtown Portsmouth.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We started coming here as visitors then joined the Church. We were always felt welcomed and not left out. I now go early to Church so I can listen to the choir rehearse. They are truly gifted.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank bob n
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

No matter how many times I return to Saint John's, I am never disappointed on the warmth and grace and caring shown not only by the clergy but moreover the parishioners. This has become home to me and I am proud to be a part...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

Travelers can expect a warm welcome in this beautiful downtown church. This is a congregation that truly welcomes everyone to its Sunday services. Summers have lemonade on the lawn after services too. You don't have to miss out on the joy of Fellowship just because...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank svYonder
Reviewed 19 March 2015

We didn't go into this church, but as we walked around Portsmouth we happened upon this old church and to the North of it along a narrow cobblestone street was a very old graveyard with a mausoleum and entry tunnels that you could see were...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank angela c
Reviewed 11 February 2015

Beautiful church and congregation. All denominations are welcome which lends to a very comforting experience every Sunday.

Date of experience: February 2015
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