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St. Christopher Heritage Society

Basseterre, St. Kitts
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Going up the tower not for the faint hearted!

So we had a few minutes before boarding the boat, we decided to explore the town and went into the... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Claireybriain
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Milford, Connecticut
Nice edifice

We could only see this establishment from the outside as it was closed. One of the reasons we... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
Steve T
,
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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A center for information on the historical and cultural heritage of St. Kitts. There’s a photography exhibition too.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good65%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
24 Mar 2017
“Going up the tower not for the faint hearted!”
23 Feb 2017
“Nice edifice”
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Basseterre, St. Kitts
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

So we had a few minutes before boarding the boat, we decided to explore the town and went into the church. A police woman was sat there and mentioned we could go up the tower, so why not. It is probably not the best idea...More

Thank Claireybriain
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We could only see this establishment from the outside as it was closed. One of the reasons we wanted to go was to understand exactly what it was. Suffice it to say that the grounds were well crafted and cared for. The character and architecture...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Walked up to the church from the Cruise ship terminal and shopping area. reminiscent of many old English churches. War memorial and attractive stained glass. When I visited there were pink ribbons decorating the pew ends for breast cancer awareness.

Thank David F
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This was part of our drive by tour and we were given the history of the building. We stopped to take pictures since the building is so beautiful.

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Beautiful architecture, beautiful wall painting! Bigger then you expect! Easy to find, you can spot the tower above the city of Basseterre!

Thank Veronica G
Reviewed 22 April 2016

The exterior with the tall tower is quite attractive. The interior is kind of pretty with an interesting ceiling design. The altar and stained glass added to the appeal of this church. It is the nicest church in St. Kitts and worth visiting. It isn't...More

Thank MVPinBoynton
Reviewed 12 April 2016

The massive 158-year old tower of St George's Parish Church is open for people to climb for a donation whenever there's a cruise ship in town. The reward for the climb is not just the superb view over Basseterre (St George's tower on its hill...More

1  Thank Aussie-wanderer52
Reviewed 17 January 2016

If you are by it stop and go in. It has a beautiful organ and some stain glass. No charge. I believe they take donations.

Thank srjpJohnsonCity
Reviewed 26 December 2015

The church itself is quite interesting, but the tower is a must - entry is for a modest donation. It gives a superb view over Basseterre and the central mountains. We were lucky enough to visit on one of the rare days when Mt Liamuiga...More

2  Thank tony l
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Fell very relaxed to visit here. Me and my friends enjoyed a lot here. we wish to come again. This Ireland such a lovely place.

Thank David_Wesen
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calypso26
How can I get a copy of the book , Medicinal plants of Saint Kitts and Nevis" , by Milton C Whittaker? Thank you
18 February 2016|
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Response from srjpJohnsonCity | Reviewed this property |
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