First Congregational Church, Nantucket

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#4 of 16 in Historic Sites in Nantucket
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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... 
    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... 
    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 »
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  • Beautiful church with the original church in the back. Tower had great views and wasn't too hard to climb as it has different levels.
  • Great view, nice knolagble people, and an interesting history museum. Definitely worth the $5 donation to go up.

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