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Beautiful Stain-glass Windows

A beautiful church architecturally! High-pitch wood ceiling. Stain-glass windows line the side. A... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2017
Lisa B
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Texas
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Worth the visit to see this historic beautiful church

The inside of the church is beautiful and seeing the organ hanging overhead when you first walk in... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2017
JRAP2013
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Gulfport, Mississippi
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21 Dec 2017
“Beautiful Stain-glass Windows”
9 Apr 2017
“Worth the visit to see this historic beautiful church”
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The church where Jefferson Davis worshipped during the Civil War.
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113 Madison Ave, Montgomery, AL 36104-3699
+1 334-262-1937
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 5, 2012

Famous for its age (nearly 200 years old) and the fact that Jefferson Davis and family were members in 1861, St. John's is a Montgomery landmark. Worth coming to hear the pipe organ on Sunday, too!

4  Thank JW S
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Reviewed November 4, 2016

Knowing this was Jefferson Davis' church in Montgomery created interest for us to view this church. It is worth including on a travel itinerary.

2  Thank Arefound
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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

A beautiful church architecturally! High-pitch wood ceiling. Stain-glass windows line the side. A majesty altar. Beautiful eagles and preaching podium. Welcoming and reverent atmosphere. Guest book in foyer.

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Reviewed April 9, 2017

The inside of the church is beautiful and seeing the organ hanging overhead when you first walk in is breathtaking. The stain glassed windows and alter area are gorgeous. Pay attention to the kneelers. All are covered by ladies in the congregation. Of course this...More

3  Thank JRAP2013
Reviewed November 4, 2016

Knowing this was Jefferson Davis' church in Montgomery created interest for us to view this church. It is worth including on a travel itinerary.

2  Thank Arefound
Reviewed October 13, 2012

I just ducked in for a quick peek of this church as i was walking from the river walk area to the capitol building. The church is beautiful with lots of stained glass. Definitely worth a look if you are in the Montgomery area.

2  Thank autigerrealtor
Reviewed July 5, 2012

Famous for its age (nearly 200 years old) and the fact that Jefferson Davis and family were members in 1861, St. John's is a Montgomery landmark. Worth coming to hear the pipe organ on Sunday, too!

4  Thank JW S
Reviewed December 13, 2011

This church was built in the 1830's, and it was the church home of the President of the Confederacy when Montgomery was the first capital of the Confederacy. The signal from President Jefferson Davis to start the Civil War was transmitted several blocks away from...More

4  Thank TrojanBill1
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