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Chestnut Street Baptist Church

29 Chestnut St, Camden, ME 04843-2209
+1 207-236-2195
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a Camden landmark...and pretty great fellowship

this is a gorgeous landmark in Camden. Sadly, right now, the steeple is being repaired so it's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
fozjon
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Patna, India
Lovely View from Anywhere in Camden

The Chestnut Street Church is in the process of being restored. There's scaffolding surrounding the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Etienne P
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Camden, Maine
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4 weeks ago
“Lovely View from Anywhere in Camden”
30 Jul 2016
“Church needs $500k to save the clock”
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29 Chestnut St, Camden, ME 04843-2209
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a gorgeous landmark in Camden. Sadly, right now, the steeple is being repaired so it's hidden by scaffolding. This is a great church for anyone looking for a place to worship

Thank fozjon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Chestnut Street Church is in the process of being restored. There's scaffolding surrounding the steeple right now. By the end of the summer, there should be a brand new steeple.

Thank Etienne P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We chose Camden as our Easter weekend destination, which meant I needed to find a church for Easter service. You have no idea how impressed we were with the Chestnut Street Baptist Church., From their sunrise event on Battie Mountain to their wonderful greeters, and...More

1  Thank deemandolese
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

A must see in Camden. There is a memorial wall of all the fallen heroes from Camden. For you photo buffs, he steeple has has a century old clock that has perfect lighting at twilight.

1  Thank Aaron N
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Interesting church.....gathered in early 1800s and built 30 years after. Typical white church, on a gentle slope. Church lawn is set back from the main road, so you can enjoy a shady rest on a park bench. There's a sign outside indicating a fundraiser of...More

Thank lakwatsera2014
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My experience visiting this church was a very positive and memorable experience. Pastor Adam always goes out of his way to greet you, and make you feel comfortable and welcome, especially if it is your first time visiting or vacationing. The congregation is a Bible-believing...More

1  Thank Patricia E
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is a grand church that is 200+ years old. They are raising money to repair the enormous steeple and spire. The bells toll he hours of the day. Kinda' reassuring sound that soothes the heart. Get a photo of this city icon!

Thank pablocollier
Reviewed 28 November 2015

The people who greeted me were harsh and angry. I hated my visit. When I visit another church I want to worship in a safe environment, but was abused by the church members, who treated me like an outsider. Would God want this?More

1  Thank TA12930
Adam K, Pastor at Chestnut Street Baptist Church, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2015

I am grieved to read of your experience and offer my sincerest apology that you did not feel welcomed during your visit. In order that no one else might ever have an experience like you report, if you are willing to contact me at office@chestnutstreetbaptist.org...More

Reviewed 31 August 2015

You can see the steeple from almost everywhere you go in Camden, Maine. We stayed right across from this while we were in the area, and on Sunday morning, they keep the front doors open (during the Summer anyway) so you can hear the church...More

1  Thank Marcella C
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Very pretty and all through the night on the hour heard the church bells chime. After the first night got use to listening to them and they did not wake us up.

Thank c9860
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