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A must to see in Lunenburg N.S.

As a tour guide i always walk with passengers,through historic downtown up to this beautiful church.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
tourguidebob2015
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Dartmouth, Canada
Beautiful inside and out

What makes this church super special, is it's past sad history. All's well now for you to be amazed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Frederick G
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Flemington, New Jersey
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81 Cumberland Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a tour guide i always walk with passengers,through historic downtown up to this beautiful church.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank tourguidebob2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What makes this church super special, is it's past sad history. All's well now for you to be amazed at the architecture and level of detailing inside. Local hosts are super friendly to make you feel welcome.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Frederick G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church was virtually destroyed by fire in the early 2000's and was rebuilt as the original. It is wonderful! A beautiful reconstruction of a historic property.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 11 November 2018

This lovely church is a must-see when in Lunenburg. Welcoming hosts and hostesses allow you to take a self-guided tour of this beautiful historic landmark. My friend and I took the locally operated Haunted Tour one evening and we were guided to the crypt beneath...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sonia T
Reviewed 26 October 2018

When we stumbled upon this church as we were strolling around Lunenburg, it's exterior was so unique that we had to take a look inside. Upon entering we were met by a local volunteer who explained the history of this church and it's many unique...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ChitchatCanada
Reviewed 11 October 2018

This is one of the most impressive old churches we saw on our recent trip - definitely worth a stop to visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank odan
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

When visiting this church as part of a tour group, i opened the door when I heard someone rattling the latch. The gentleman standing outside asked sternly, “Who are you?” When I explained I was part of a tour group there was no welcome, no...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

It is worth spending a 1/2 hour touring this well-kept church, seeing the into crypt of the older churches with coffins below.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank harry w
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Another place to take all house-guests! The history of this church, and the detailed restoration after the fire make this one of Lunenburg's must-see sites

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Erna M
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This church is the second oldest Anglican church in North America. In 2002 it almost burned to the ground on Halloween. Luckily enough was saved that it could be rebuilt with some of the same stained glass windows and decorative of the original. Today the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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