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Oldest church in NC

St Thomas Episcopal Church is a wonderful place to visit while in Bath North Carolina. I t is the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Phil A
,
Washington, NC
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Confusing reviews of two churches

This review is a mash up of St Peter's in Washington and St Thomas in Bath. Both are beautiful old... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
bigdumbandugly
,
Winterville, North Carolina
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Known for its cemetery where Cecil B. DeMilles's relatives are buried.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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“old church” (3 reviews)
“main street” (2 reviews)
“library” (2 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

St Thomas Episcopal Church is a wonderful place to visit while in Bath North Carolina. I t is the oldest church in North Carolina and is still used for services each Sunday.

Thank Phil A
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This review is a mash up of St Peter's in Washington and St Thomas in Bath. Both are beautiful old churches. St Thomas is the oldest church in NC, in Bath, the oldest town in NC, and the first Port in NC. Well worth a...More

Thank bigdumbandugly
Reviewed 20 May 2017

A peaceful Saturday morning visit in the quaint little town of Bath NC. Well worth the time if you're in the area. A well preserved piece of American history. If t walls of this old church could only talk. A walk around this little well...More

1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Found the graves of several ancestors. I like exploring old cemeteries particularly historic ones. This one was a real treat

Thank Quakergirl46
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Free to go inside. Its nice and cool and they have fliers for it. The library nearby is the only public bathroom we were told. Visit the gift shop on Main street. Very sweet older lady owns it.

1  Thank Melonie24
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Attended Sunday morning service. Beautiful, historic church. Lovely inside and out. Service was enjoyable. Site of the Cecil B. DeMille family graves. Be sure to get an information pamphlet at the box near the front door to take a self tour of the grounds and...More

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 2 June 2014

The garden and cemetery are well-maintained and absolutely gorgeous. Plus, some of the gravestones have interesting carvings and ghost stories behind them. Contact the Brown Library for more details.

1  Thank Maude_StVincent
Reviewed 29 July 2013

This is a very old church which has been well maintained! Grave sites, two chapels and wonderful large oak trees! The service is also very nice. The wood work is beautiful!

2  Thank Sharon Y
Reviewed 16 March 2013

It is an interesting church with lots of history behind it. There is alot of southern history in this area , the children take an interest in the fact that BlackBeard the famous Pirate spent time in this area.

Thank Louise102
Reviewed 8 October 2012

Located down the block from the NC Historic Site in Bath, this historic brick church is open during the day for visitors. We enjoyed walking the level grounds, viewing a stone bust mounted on balast rocks, and the angel and cherub grave markers. The inviting...More

Thank Karen B
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