First Congregational Church, Nantucket

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#4 of 7 in Historic Sites in Nantucket
One of the state's most photographed landmarks, First Congregational Church traces its origin to the early 18th century. Most people come for the bird's-eye views from the steeple--you'll have to climb 94 steps to get there, so wear a comfy pair of shoes. Plan to visit First Congregational Church during your Nantucket vacation using our convenient Nantucket tour website .
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  • This is a beautiful church. The main sanctuary has recently been refurbished, but it is not used in the winter, as it is not heated. There is a smaller, very homey, sanctuary in the back where winter ...  more »
  • My family went up to the top and the pictures they snapped overlooking all of Nantucket were beautiful. I stayed in the church and listed to the organist play beautifully.  more »
  • It seems a bit odd to be reviewing a church. The view from the tower is amazing and well worth the donation fee. It is also interesting to see parts of the renovations that have taken place over the y...  more »
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  • Great view, nice knolagble people, and an interesting history museum. Definitely worth the $5 donation to go up.
  • The congregational church is just outside the center of town. The tower is open during the summer and early fall. The walk to the top is worth the effort, from the steeple you have unblocked views in all four directions.

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