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Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

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Beautiful cathedral

The cathedral is gorgeous...reminiscent of European cathedrals. The graveyard is fascinating, too... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Columbia, South Carolina
This Church is ALIVE

We are six month visitors to Columbia and found Trinity to be a lively, all-age place to worship... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
West River, Maryland
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A cathedral modeled after the York Minster in England.
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1100 Sumter St, Columbia, SC 29201-3717
+1 803-771-7300
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The cathedral is gorgeous...reminiscent of European cathedrals. The graveyard is fascinating, too. If you like to visit plaxes of worship, this is a gorgeous stop in Columbia.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

We are six month visitors to Columbia and found Trinity to be a lively, all-age place to worship, study and commune with others. The leadership is evangelical and reaches out with the Good News to all. The programs are comprehensively interesting to all ages and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

A lovely church with beautiful interior. Modeled on York Minster but much smaller. Cemetary was peaceful and interesting

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

This is an old church. It is unique and you can see some of the evolution in various rooms and sanctuaries. We were there for a dinner function for JumpStart ministries.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Brian D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

One of the few buildings In Columbia to survive the burning of Columbia. The stained glass windows are simply amazing as is the old cemetery on the grounds. Across the street from the state House.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank DanielinDC
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This cathedral in a parish that dates from 1812 is magnificent. Tours are given in the spring and fall Monday through Friday from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. The docents who give the tours are very knowledgeable about the church and its history and can...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The church is active and alive with services and concerts. There is a guide available on the cemetery grounds which makes it fun to find the various historical markers.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is one of the oldest churches in Columbia and sits beside our State House. They physical structure is amazing. Their organ has pipes coming out of the walls from everywhere. Their Christmas Program is by ticket only but it is awesome. Their Christmas Eve...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Vicki F
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This is a beautiful church!! The architecture is amazing! The tour person was very interesting and knowledgeable! I would have loved to hear the pipe organ! This church is still in use; but they want to show people the beauty of this church!! Outstanding!!

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

We stopped here for a bit to check out a few of the Civil War graves and walk around the grounds a bit. Very well kept up & maintained, easy to walk through (it's not huge), and they offer helpful maps to find anyone of...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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