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Episcopal Parish of St. Mark and St. John

21 Race St, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2003
+1 570-325-2241
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Beautiful church! The Otis Elevator was very cool!

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to the church. My guide was very knowledgeable. I loved the Otis... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
AmandaSChapman
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Woodstock, Georgia
If you enjoy historical architecture, a tour of this church is not to be missed

This was a quick stop only, but honestly I think you could spend at least an hour here. The young... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
akamum
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Lewistown, Pennsylvania
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21 Race St, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2003
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to the church. My guide was very knowledgeable. I loved the Otis cage elevator. Please don't miss this if you are in the area.

Thank AmandaSChapman
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was a quick stop only, but honestly I think you could spend at least an hour here. The young tour guides were knowledgeable and polite. The stained glass alone is worth the visit. Beautiful structure.

Thank akamum
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Wee stumbled into this church. I don't usually go into churches but the stop wasd recommended by a local. It was a great find. I learned alot about the town as well as the church. There are some very interesting stories that we heard from...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We finally got to tour the church on our last day in Jim Thorpe it was well worth the wait. It was definitely one of the highlights of our trip. The interior of the church is stunning.

Thank sooner4
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The Tiffany and Gibson stained glass is fabulous. You should take the tour because you'll be able to see more of the glass than you can in just the chapel. You'll also get a ride in the oldest working Otis cage elevator. Not bad for...More

Thank Nikki S
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Church has some magnificent stained glass windows including Louis comfort Tiffany. Church has not been modernized. hill is a little steep. But you go up into the actual church in an elevator. There is a wonderful stone carving in the back of the church

Thank 8weeksormore
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This is a very interesting (and free) thing to do while walking around. The inside is really beautiful.

Thank Electraglide2005
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We had not planned to visit the church but our family was walking up Race Street, saw the open door and decided to step inside. We were greeted by very friendly and knowledgeable individuals happy to share the stories of the church's history and beautiful...More

Thank Alicia L
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My wife and I spent a day in Jim Thorpe and always wanted to visit the St Marks Church. We heard so much abt it. The 1 organist and the choir director actually grew up in her church a few miles down the road in...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We were welcomed into the church by Mary who loves this wonderful example of 1850's affluence. It was breathtaking. The windows alone would be worth your time, some are Tiffany, Amazing. The wood work is all hand carved and it has the original Otis elevator...More

Thank George B
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