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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” (668 reviews)
“pipe organ” (195 reviews)
“nativity scene” (87 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 2 days ago

This Cathedral is BEAUTIFUL!! It was worth the walk around to see the huge ornate windows!! This is a MUST see if you go to Savannah!!

Thank shawna_and_gary
Reviewed 2 days ago

Make time to visit this beautiful church. The architecture is amazing. Make sure you are respectful and do not try to visit during church Mass times on the weekends or during the week. They will not allow you to enter the church during Mass times...More

Thank FeedbackYouNeed2Hear
Reviewed 2 days ago

When walking in Savanna it's a place to enter and cool off. After enjoy the calm and serenity of the place. A real nice cathedral well conserve.

Thank Alain H
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Cathedral of Saint John The Baptist is probably one of the most beautiful on the east coast. As a native New Yorker who has been to Saint Partick's in NYC, Savannah's Cathedral is second to none. The music, the church in general and as...More

Thank armjunobch
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stopped in here for a short while. The stained glass and all the interior is quite beautiful. there was a nativity scene on one side of the church and there was a line to see it. From a distance it looked beautiful but we...More

Thank Avelave
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fortunate to bump into a docent who kindly gave a brief history of the church, its restorations and its present state as a thriving parish. Most memorable architectural detail for us was that all of the pillars are metal finished to appear like marble.

Thank RMHBJH
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely cathedral in Savannah. We were fortunate to be there when a docent was giving a short talk about the history and art work in the church. Beautiful building worthy of a short visit. Donations are accepted but not required.

Thank Pat F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely church. Free, but accepts donations. Colorful inside. Lots of stained glass windows and murals.

Thank ClarkeCassandra
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stunning church to visit. Must see if your into old historic church's. Lots to see inside from stainglass to statues.

Thank mrbill33000
Reviewed 4 days ago

A church that rivals many European cathedrals. Make sure it is open and pay the $2 candle fee to light an alter candle, or make a donation.

Thank Tom I
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David D
14 January 2018|
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Response from jmeddick | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. You should check their website.
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JAR1964
1 January 2018|
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Response from faycassi | Reviewed this property |
There was a midnight Mass. Residents of Savannah told us that you have to arrive very early as the number of people are attending and late arrives end up standing outside for the Mass.
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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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