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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

222 E Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4616
+1 912-233-4709
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The oldest Roman Catholic church in Georgia.
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“stained glass” (631 reviews)
“pipe organ” (188 reviews)
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222 E Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4616
+1 912-233-4709
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We just attended the most beautiful wedding in this magnificent Cathedral. Everything was perfect! A bagpiper welcomed us, a string quartet with a harp played in the balcony, a soloist sang like an angel as organ music filled the air. Fall is the perfect time...More

Thank lissy725
Reviewed yesterday

This church was so impressive. The Celtic Knot in the bottom of the 8000 lb font is worth the visit.

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed yesterday

This is a must stop!!!! Whether you are religious or not, this cathedral is absolutely breathtaking!!!!!! Just sit inside and soak it in.

Thank Debra K
Reviewed yesterday

This church, the only one we visited during our stay was located across from the beautiful Lafayette Square. It is free to visit however they do suggest a two dollar per person donation. This church represents the power, money, craftsmanship of the day. The beautiful...More

Thank Larry_and_Catherine
Reviewed 2 days ago

A group of us were treated to a tour of this twice built (destroyed by fire in its early history) beautiful Cathedral. The current Bishop is Irish so there were statues of St Patrick & baptismal fount has intricate shining green tile Celtic Knot in...More

Thank clpb
Reviewed 2 days ago

This church will remind one of the old churches in Spain and in France. The style and architecture. Worth a visit.

Thank HectorFL
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent tour was given one of the congregation members. It was great to hear about the history of this church. Must see if in Savannah.

Thank Gabriela M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful building. We enjoyed walking through, would have taken tour but our time did not allow for that. Worth a visit.

Thank Bernadette P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Magnificent inside and out. I haven't been took church in years, and this lovely sanctuary had need rethinking my absence. Beautiful, historical, worth seeing just to take in the majesty!

Thank Toni0813
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This cathedral is absolutely stunning!! It you are here in Savannah this is well worth the visit. The stained glass tells a story and the organ and pipes are unbelievable.

Thank Ranae G
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6 May 2017|
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Response from Charlie S | Reviewed this property |
530 pm mass.
11 September 2016|
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Response from Joseph V | Reviewed this property |
Only street parking is available but usually there are places available. The cathedral also is a designated stop on the bus and trolley tours, on/off all day.
30 March 2016|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Like the other people who have replied to this question I do not believe that there are any such Holy Relics on display in this Cathedral.