First Congregational Church, Nantucket

#4 of 16 in Historic Sites in Nantucket
Lookout · Hidden Gem · Religious Site
One of the state's most photographed landmarks, First Congregational Church traces its origin to the early 18th century. Most people come for the bird's-eye views from the steeple--you'll have to climb 94 steps to get there, so wear a comfy pair of shoes. Plan to visit First Congregational Church during your Nantucket vacation using our convenient Nantucket tour website.
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  • Loved this church the first time I visited. So worth the walk up to the top. Breathtaking views. 2nd visit, got engaged and made some new memories. We will surely be back a third time! Brooke...  more »
  • The climb up the bell tower is $5 but absolutely well worth it. There are multiple landings to stop along the way, and the person from the church was very informative. The stairs are steep so you...  more »
  • This church is beautiful, and I really enjoyed listening to the very accomplished Organist.
  • We were married in this church 30 years ago and visit every time we are on island.

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