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St. Philip's Church

142 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401-2898
+1 843-722-7734
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142 Church St, Charleston, SC 29401-2898
+1 843-722-7734
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The church was not open the day we visited, but the large cemetery featured many interesting and historic graves.

Thank GeorgiaTravelers51
Reviewed 4 days ago

The church and cemetery was closed that day we went. They were having VBS. I was able to admire it from the outside. I was able to see the markers that were closest to the fence. I will like to come back one day and...More

Thank srpanderson70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town to do some research on ancestors. I have many buried in the cemetery here. The staff in the office was very helpful giving us the maps and books to find the graves. They set us up on a conference table, and...More

1  Thank cphannah
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Could not get inside the church (was Good Friday) but walked through the cemetery. Interesting old gravestones.

Thank BlueRidge98
Reviewed 15 April 2017

The steeple of this beautiful and well-maintained Episcopal Church can be seen from most parts of Charleston. Built before the Revolutionary War, it is a perfect example of church architecture from that period. The graveyard that surrounds the church is like a history book waiting...More

Thank SkyfallMike
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Took bike taxi by. Did not go in. Should have. Beautiful, grand historic church with historic graveyard. At least do a drive-by! Worth it!

Thank TheDotdog
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Walking around downtown Charleston, SC, we meandered into the open doors of this beautiful, historic church. Lovely to see, but we really enjoyed the warm hospitable conversation with volunteers from the church who welcomed us & shared some of the history ( one of the...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017

Beautiful church in the center of the historic district. This is a great spot to visit. One of the many beautiful and interesting churches you can visit while you are in town.

1  Thank CCG1982
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Big old church. Walked the grounds which is interesting cemetery and then walked in. Had two people there to give history, etc if you wanted. It is not an elaborate church but a very majestic place. Nice to see quickly

Thank jeanc112
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This is a beautiful church inside and out. The cemetery is very old and is the burial site of Charles Pinckney (signer of the constitution and 8th Governor of South Carolina) and Thomas Pinckney (7th Governor of South Carolina).

Thank Alan S
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