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Free Church of Tonga, Nuku'alofa

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Established in 1885 as a denomination independent from the Methodist Church, Free Church of Tonga remains a major religious institution in both the physical and spiritual sense. Recognized as the official state church and upheld by the presidency, the denomination has groups and members in Tonga, New Zealand, Australia, and America. The modest church building offers architectural beauty and charm, with its humble presence, architectural angles, and stained-glass windows. Sunday service here is known for its spectacular singing. Arrange to visit Free Church of Tonga and other attractions in Nuku'alofa using our Nuku'alofa trip builder.
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  • The Church FREE to what results is always closed to tourism except on days of celebration. Then the building you see is the picture. Easily found along the main street and, when you see the steeples, turns into a sidebar. For that matter better go to the covered market ... ...
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  • Is not (perhaps erwartete-) classic South Pacific paradise. The many different religions and related churches on the island are striking (especially Mormons). The Royal Palace and the reconstruction being Parliament affect almost seems out of place in between. Once the island around a taxi Guide and you an impression of the Kingdom won, where the new year is celebrated around the world first. The unusually extensive cultivation of tomato was a surprise for us along the way.
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  • In the Church of Tonga, a very devout Christian country can look very much the same goes for the landscape treatment. I'm right in front of the buildings of the Royal Tomb and magnificent and beautiful in Gozo. It's a great place
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  • Very interesting historical site with a plaque on the front explaining the founding of the church.