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King's Chapel

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Built in 1754, this was the first Anglican church in America; it later became the country's first Unitarian house of worship.
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58 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02108-3201
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped by as part of our Freedom Trail walk. The guides standing around weren't very engaging. More of monitors of what you were doing.

Thank toscwolfstar
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the Freedom Trail. Historical church with a burial ground. Notable historical figures there. I liked the history.

1  Thank DaBigG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another example of puritan architecture that is stunning. This church is part of the Freedom Trail and is well worth the time to vsit.

Thank Preacher2760
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not particularly ornate or beautiful. The old Pew boxes are cool but I didn't find much of interest to explore. I would spend the time.

Thank AbbyRL
Reviewed 1 week ago

The visit was interesting to see the individuals who attended the church. We enjoyed walking through history.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed seeing this church. You pay a small fee/donation to get in, and then are free to explore. I really got a kick out of the private boxes that families paid to sit in, and there are signs up with information about the...More

1  Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kings Chapel is beautiful! It's a free stop that ask for donations on the Freedom Trail. They offer a couple tours for a fee - take them!! The Bones and Bell tour was great! You tour the crypt and get to see the largest bell...More

Thank aliciaalicve
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The history behind this chapel is fascinating and when you are inside you can imagine what it was like in the days it was built

Thank char5656
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

See where Washington sat when he visited King's Chapel . It is worth the visit. Beautiful and full of history. They also have tours about the macabre underground of King's Chapel .

Thank TriangleFoodTour
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to the 11 am service at this beautiful church. The church is 334 years old but is well kept up for the period it reflects. Lovely!

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Maria K
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Yes. There is a link to the upcoming concerts on their website.
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