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Address: 117 South Pearl, Natchez, MS 39120-3466
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+1 601-442-2581

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pretty place of worship

This place of worship has made their top floor into a a galley of historic photos going way back. It seems that they have dedicated several Sunday school rooms to this impressive... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 weeks ago
Tom W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place of worship has made their top floor into a a galley of historic photos going way back. It seems that they have dedicated several Sunday school rooms to this impressive display. Don't miss sticking your head into the sanctuary to see how pretty it is too. This a place where the worship of God still happens.

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Thank Tom W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

This is right downtown and can be seen as part of any number of other local activities. When we were there the docent was not present however the church and the photo exhibit were open. We spent 1-2 hours looking at the photos which were outstanding in how they were presented and displayed. They do offer a picture of what... More 

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Magnolia, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We had so much fun looking at the photo exhibit! Seeing the twown as it was in Victorian era gave you a real sense of Natchez. Plenty of fashion photos gave insight to dress of the day. Children photos especially intriguing.

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Maricopa, AZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We visited the church, as we had heard that they had a huge gallery of old vintage black and white photos taken pre Civil War. And they did, and it was a great experience being able to see what Natchez looked like back in the day. It had numerous pictures of just people and steamboats on the Mississippi in that... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Natchez in Photographs is inside the Stratton Chapel behind the First Presbyterian Church. Inside you’ll find more than 500 black and white historic photos of Natchez citizens, influential, white and black, men, women and children.

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Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Enjoyed a visit to First Presbyterian. Beautiful old church, the windows, especially with the sun streaming in, were beautiful. Pretty sanctuary - the old pews and pulpit were impressive. Place of quiet serenity on a hectic tour.

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Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

be sure to take some time to go check out the wonderful collection of historic photos in this old church. You will be glad you did!

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Thank Carol S
Natchez, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

The pastors are friendly, the church is beautiful and it is very welcoming. Diverse congregation is refreshing too. Fantastic photo collection upstairs.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This man loved photography too and now you can view his extensive collection. It's wonderful and rich with variety. Cost is a suggested $5 donation. This congregation is blessed to get to enjoy this collection regularly. Look for the signs as the entrance to see this is seperate from the main church building entrance then you will be directed to... More 

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Vidor, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The building is nice, but the best part are the photos upstairs. If I hadn't read this on Trip Advisor, I'd not have known it existed. Fantastic history of Natchez told through photos of young ladies, children, steamboats, families and businesses. What a great lesson!

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