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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

222 E Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4616
+1 912-233-4709
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The oldest Roman Catholic church in Georgia.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“stained glass” (611 reviews)
“pipe organ” (176 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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222 E Harris St, Savannah, GA 31401-4616
Downtown
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+1 912-233-4709
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a beautiful building, worth a stop. The stained glass, the painting... lovely. I came with a friend and it was great.

Thank KrisSteve06
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Originally built in 1870s, though destroyed by a fire 22 years later. It was completely rebuilt using the original design. Gorgeous Catholic cathedral Be respectful, do not visit during scheduled mass times, cells volume down and hats off. Worth walking and admiring!

Thank scubamom1234
Reviewed yesterday

It was suggested we go into the church because the inside was breathtaking. It reminded me of the historic church I went to as a child. The stained glass windows were shimmering with the sunlight coming through. Upon entering there is a large marble holy...More

Thank Charlotte4761
Reviewed 2 days ago

This cathedral is overwhelmingly opulent inside. The stained glass is everywhere and absolutely gorgeous. Not to mention the murals and statuary. I am not Catholic and it felt a little irreverent gawking and taking pictures inside a church but they allow visitors and it is...More

Thank lynyrdb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was a walk by/ then on a tour. We weren't sure if we could walk in but they were very friendly and even took the time to talk to the girls about the patron saint of Girl Scouts Saint Agnes. Beautiful and historic.... we...More

Thank DesignerMomm
Reviewed 2 days ago

Got a lot of information on the cathedral but did not get in because it was so hot, our guide on the On Off Trolley was so good about the dates and the marble on the altar was from Italy.

Thank ManiagoRina
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must see for those who enjoy architecture. the outside is very ornate, but inside has beautiful stain glass, painted ceiling, statues of the various religious figures. It is a good place to come for a break from the day and sit in...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Cathedral of St. John the Baptist was absolutely stunning! It is a MUST see while in Savannah. The history and architecture is amazing!

Thank Melissa E
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited this very beautiful Cathedral while visiting Savannah. It is worth your while to see it. Reminds me of the Cathedrals in France, breathtaking!!!

Thank Gemin7
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were to late to go in, but it is just beautiful on the outside. A definite must see. Try to schedule time to go inside. From the photos, it's beautiful.

Thank SimonTheSpaceWandere
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Rosbrd
6 May 2017|
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Response from Charlie S | Reviewed this property |
530 pm mass.
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StaciNashville_TN
12 September 2016|
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Response from Joseph V | Reviewed this property |
Only street parking is available but usually there are places available. The cathedral also is a designated stop on the bus and trolley tours, on/off all day.
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Vader118
30 March 2016|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Like the other people who have replied to this question I do not believe that there are any such Holy Relics on display in this Cathedral.
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