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St. John's Episcopal Church

101 Chapel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3806
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Washington and Webster worshipped here

There are many historic churches that my wife and I have visited during our travels. Among our... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Taylor B
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Chicago, Illinois
Beautiful New England Church

I've only seen it from the outside but this is a beautiful, classic New England church sitting high... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
v0yageur22
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Killingworth, CT
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An historic stop on the Portsmouth Harbor Trail that contains America's oldest working Brattle organ and a rare copy of the Vinegar Bible.
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3 weeks ago
“Washington and Webster worshipped here”
6 Aug 2017
“Beautiful New England Church”
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101 Chapel St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3806
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many historic churches that my wife and I have visited during our travels. Among our favorites are the Lee Chapel in Lexington, Virginia, St. Paul's and St. John's in Richmond, Virginia, St. Michael's in Charleston, South Carolina, Bruton Parish Church in Williamsburg, Virginia,...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I've only seen it from the outside but this is a beautiful, classic New England church sitting high on a hill overlooking the pretty streets of busy downtown Portsmouth.

Thank v0yageur22
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We started coming here as visitors then joined the Church. We were always felt welcomed and not left out. I now go early to Church so I can listen to the choir rehearse. They are truly gifted.

Thank bob n
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

No matter how many times I return to Saint John's, I am never disappointed on the warmth and grace and caring shown not only by the clergy but moreover the parishioners. This has become home to me and I am proud to be a part...More

Thank LakeRealtor
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Travelers can expect a warm welcome in this beautiful downtown church. This is a congregation that truly welcomes everyone to its Sunday services. Summers have lemonade on the lawn after services too. You don't have to miss out on the joy of Fellowship just because...More

Thank svYonder
Reviewed 19 March 2015

We didn't go into this church, but as we walked around Portsmouth we happened upon this old church and to the North of it along a narrow cobblestone street was a very old graveyard with a mausoleum and entry tunnels that you could see were...More

Thank angela c
Reviewed 11 February 2015

Beautiful church and congregation. All denominations are welcome which lends to a very comforting experience every Sunday.

Thank Lolaluigi
Reviewed 18 October 2014

I think the one comment I heard over and over again from people who were visiting the St. John's Episcopal Church was how it looked like a picture post card sitting right in front of us. I loved the views of the church from so...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Wow, this place has a history that was surprisingly educational. If you're in the area, spend some time inside the Church and walk the grounds...you'll be enlightened by what you see and who's attended services in it's hallowed grounds.

Thank SeniorDean
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Tour guides were very friendly. Did not go to the top of the steeple. History of the place and pictures were very interesting. Church is beautiful.

Thank 52darcyw
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