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The oldest Roman Catholic church in Georgia.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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222 E Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4616
Downtown
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+1 912-233-4709
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Reviewed today via mobile

This is a beautiful church as the stain glass windows are absolutely breathtaking we did pick up a Christmas ornament taken after the Stainglass windows

Thank Fred P
Reviewed yesterday

You are able to walk around on your own, but there was a woman guide who spoke about the history. She was very knowledgeable.

Thank Evelyn E
Reviewed yesterday

Reminds me of some the classic cathedrals and churches in Italy from the inside. Very well done. Be sure to talk awalk around the perimeter and look ar the sculptures on the wall with a description of the scene written on the bottom. Nice break...More

Thank n2r49rs
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have never seen Stations of the cross as they have in this cathedral. The Stainglass windows are beautiful pieces of art. There is a pipe organ Large enough to penetrate a cathedral five times the size. Definitely worth stopping in

Thank coleenham
Reviewed 2 days ago

I know I have seen some other churches similar to this cathedral but what sets the difference is its interiors. Lots of huge paintings almost all over the interiors of the church. They're beautiful, though. You'll see stained glass windows too that make the whole...More

Thank Jerome Espinosa B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped here on one of the trolley stops and went inside. So intricate, beautiful, hand carved statues etc. Watch the time though they do close for services midday.

Thank casualfriday985
Reviewed 3 days ago

This cathedral of SaInt John is a must see. Beautiful inside with lots of stained glass and ornate wood work.

Thank Karen_b68359
Reviewed 3 days ago

Marble floors, intricately designed. Striking stained glass windows. Lovely soaring high ceilings and arches. A very beautiful church.

Thank LindaCC_10
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have been here before during the day to tour the grounds and inside but this visit was excited to be staying close so got to see the outside at night.

Thank Volleymom22
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous church and beautiful Catholic service. A great way to start our day and week. We didn’t take a tour, but they are available.

Thank Denise V
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John L
March 17, 2018|
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Response from NYCIrish1944 | Reviewed this property |
Based on what I saw, there is no dress code. There was a great mixture of folks attending the mass (5:30 on Sat. night). Some of the did suits, but most had either sweaters or winter jackets. I wore jeans with a sweater and... More
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David D
January 14, 2018|
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Response from jmeddick | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. You should check their website.
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JAR1964
December 31, 2017|
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Response from faycassi | Reviewed this property |
There was a midnight Mass. Residents of Savannah told us that you have to arrive very early as the number of people are attending and late arrives end up standing outside for the Mass.
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