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Chestnut Street Baptist Church

29 Chestnut St, Camden, ME 04843-2209
+1 207-236-2195
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Quaint church that is a boating landmark

Quaint church that is a boating landmark. Larger than the lighthouse, entering the harbor the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Cavydad
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Camarillo, California
Fantastic historic church

We have been to Sunday AM worship several times. The old church/sanctuary are beautiful and the... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
CRA22
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Nashville, Tennessee
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29 Chestnut St, Camden, ME 04843-2209
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Quaint church that is a boating landmark. Larger than the lighthouse, entering the harbor the steeple was a focal point in locating the harbor.

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We have been to Sunday AM worship several times. The old church/sanctuary are beautiful and the small congregation was very warm and friendly. Go to see the structure or to worship!

Thank CRA22
Reviewed 27 July 2017

What a beautiful place, everyone who comes to Camden who is a bit older recognizes this loveliest of all mid-coast villages, as the home of the film, "Peyton Place." Many of the churches, houses, buildings are still there only looking better than ever! I love...More

Thank Marcy W
Reviewed 1 June 2017

this is a gorgeous landmark in Camden. Sadly, right now, the steeple is being repaired so it's hidden by scaffolding. This is a great church for anyone looking for a place to worship

Thank fozjon
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The Chestnut Street Church is in the process of being restored. There's scaffolding surrounding the steeple right now. By the end of the summer, there should be a brand new steeple.

Thank Etienne P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We chose Camden as our Easter weekend destination, which meant I needed to find a church for Easter service. You have no idea how impressed we were with the Chestnut Street Baptist Church., From their sunrise event on Battie Mountain to their wonderful greeters, and...More

1  Thank deemandolese
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

A must see in Camden. There is a memorial wall of all the fallen heroes from Camden. For you photo buffs, he steeple has has a century old clock that has perfect lighting at twilight.

1  Thank Aaron N
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Interesting church.....gathered in early 1800s and built 30 years after. Typical white church, on a gentle slope. Church lawn is set back from the main road, so you can enjoy a shady rest on a park bench. There's a sign outside indicating a fundraiser of...More

Thank lakwatsera2014
Reviewed 30 June 2016

My experience visiting this church was a very positive and memorable experience. Pastor Adam always goes out of his way to greet you, and make you feel comfortable and welcome, especially if it is your first time visiting or vacationing. The congregation is a Bible-believing...More

1  Thank Patricia E
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This is a grand church that is 200+ years old. They are raising money to repair the enormous steeple and spire. The bells toll he hours of the day. Kinda' reassuring sound that soothes the heart. Get a photo of this city icon!

Thank pablocollier
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