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Built in 1660, this church overlooks the Scotland District and features a pulpit made of six different kinds of wood.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a pleasant enough old church with a gift shop, washrooms & great views. The church itself has the usual church type paraphernalia inside with some very attractive stained glass windows. Worth a look.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Roy S
Reviewed June 3, 2019

We enjoyed this building. Certainly not something you'd expect to see in the caribbean islands. Safe area.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank LoveNepal72
Reviewed April 27, 2019

Nice little historic church, worth a visit. Would have liked to spend more time here but was on an island tour.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank holiday_addict40
Reviewed April 23, 2019

A visit to St. John's Parish Church is an experience to cherish. The view is breathtaking. The atmosphere warm and serene.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Es K
Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

The view is less than I was Expecting given that this is one of the oldest structures on the island, I was expecting it to be perched on a cliff with a commanding view of the ocean. It is a nice view, but not “spectacular”....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 273shawno
Reviewed March 23, 2019

Planned a visit to this church as part of a trip round the island in our hire car, Great history and superb views. Well worth visiting.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Wacker1100
Reviewed March 10, 2019

Quite a find by accident and the church is very interesting to see all of the plaques and the cemetery with it

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank David W
Reviewed January 26, 2019

Glad to have finally visited this Church. What a fabulous position for a Church to be in, spectacular views.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sandie Y
Reviewed January 25, 2019

We stopped by this wonderful church during a tour of Barbados and it was lovely! The church and cemetery are filled with history and the views are breathtaking. Inside the church are many memorial plaques are heart wrenching. One in particular had the usual name...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 458ellenf
Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

St. Johns’s church is 400 years old and open to the public. The view of the east coast of Barbados is beautiful. This is not a destination, but a lovely stop on the way to or from Bathsheba. The grave markers tell an interesting story...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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juleskelley
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Response from DaveBAmersham | Reviewed this property |
I saw many people praying however I did not see any candles being lit.
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peter m
February 12, 2018|
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Response from Skaramoosh | Reviewed this property |
I think it's David Thompson. Check out the other member's reviews...I'm sure they have the name. Hope that helps. Have fun in Barbados....we did! Cheers!!
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