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First Church of Otago

415 Moray Place, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 7118
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Lovely historical church

Lovely historical church, this First Church is a historical, beautiful and prominent church in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
santo t
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Lovely Old Church

My wife and I stopped by the First Church of Otago while visiting Dunedin. We enjoy visiting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sandro M
Seattle, Washington
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415 Moray Place, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-477 7118
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely historical church, this First Church is a historical, beautiful and prominent church in Dunedin. It is located in the heart of the city, very close, south of the city centre. The church is the primary Presbyterian Church. It is one of the most impressive...More

Thank santo t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped by the First Church of Otago while visiting Dunedin. We enjoy visiting churches when we travel and this one is no exception. We didn't make it inside but enjoying the view from the outside is worth at least a few...More

Thank Sandro M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being renovated but still open and a very friendly person who was able to give us some history. Love seeing history preserved.

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another way of appreciating the spirit of the settlers is to visit this typical Scottish kirk - on the opposite side of the world! New Zealand's settlement is of course much more recent than that of the US and makes for a different experience. But...More

Thank Prestwood_Paul
Reviewed 6 April 2017

There are several interesting churches in Dunedin. One of the most interesting is certainly The First Church of Otago (presbyterian). Beautiful gothic revival style.

Thank dhonorez
Reviewed 6 April 2017

When we visited the alter was covered in scaffolding. The interior was nice to see with lovely wooden pews, and interesting stained glass windows. Two of the windows seemed to be of a totally different style and it would have been nice to know more...More

Thank AncalagonTheBlack
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Having read about this building and it being considered the most impressive of New Zealand’s nineteenth century churches, we included a visit on our do it yourself walking tour. The building does look imposing in its location and you can see the Norman architectural influence....More

Thank Lavarcham
Reviewed 19 March 2017

A beautiful church with gorgeous windows and woodwork ceilings. The surrounding grounds are equally beautiful.

Thank kandy2017
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Outside there are some restaurations, so one cannot take a perfect picture. But still one can see that it's a nice building. Inside it is very clean and nice and quiet

Thank LouenStephan
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Visited while on a cruise, beautiful church inside and out, in a nice area of Dunedin and has great windows

Thank martin2426
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