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The Church of the Cross

110 Calhoun Street, Bluffton, SC 29910
+1 843-757-2661
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Pretty Church in a gorgeous setting overlooking the May river. Definitely worth a visit. They... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Very nice visit and loved hearing about the history.

So unique and the history is fascinating. Beautiful view overlooking the river. Nice picture opp... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Crawfordsville, IN
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110 Calhoun Street, Bluffton, SC 29910
+1 843-757-2661
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Reviewed yesterday

Pretty Church in a gorgeous setting overlooking the May river. Definitely worth a visit. They decorate the church with fresh flowers at Easter. I come here to relax often.

Thank BlueBeachGlass
Reviewed 6 days ago

So unique and the history is fascinating. Beautiful view overlooking the river. Nice picture opp. Worth the visit.

Thank grasswidow85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Church of the Cross is one of the few buildings in Bluffton that the Union army spared. It sits on a bluff overlooking the river and is accessible by boat.

Thank nyr38
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church has withstood so much history. It is beautifully kept and has a wonderful location near the water. Check out the hoof prints in the floors from Union solder's horses during the civil war.

Thank cloverhill1
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the only structures in Bluffton that was not burned by Union Troops during the Civil War. The Church is a Gothic Revival-style originally designed by Edward Brickell White in 1853. The church’s first service took place in July of 1857. Located at 110...More

Thank Evon215
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Magnificent and historical. Try and take a tour. It is well worth the time for the historical information. The services are beautiful.

Thank Suzanne F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This waterfront landmark is not to be missed if you appreciate beauty and/or history. Even our 12-year-old daughter stood in awe of this gorgeous old church perched by the sea. A very short drive from the heart of Bluffton, and not far from Hilton Head,...More

Thank JNTx3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exceptionally well maintained old church (early 1800's) on beautiful water front setting. Docent was available to share history of the building.

Thank Atlanta_GARealtor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First it was FREE!! But this beautiful gothic church situated on the May River is just perfectly peaceful. The view of the river is stunning. The architecture of the church is incredible.

Thank trbhaynes
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The church is simple but beautiful. Be sure to chat with the docent as the knowledge they posses is amazing.

Thank Kermit J
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