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Cathedral of St. John the Baptist (The), Charleston

Cathedral of St. John the Baptist (The) - Charleston, South Carolina
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist (The)
120 Broad Street, Charleston, SC 29401Map
+1 843 724 8395
Neighborhood: Historic Downtown
Overview

Originally named "St. John and St. Finbar," the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist is noted for its unique stained glass windows and large organ. Apart from baptism and marriages, the church is a venue for many musical concerts. The music ministry aims to portray the stories of Christ through chants, ethnic choirs, modern choirs and instrumentals. Special concerts like the Charleston Symphony Orchestra Concert are hosted in the Cathedral. Artists like John Tavener, Eric Whitacre and Olivier Messiaen have given their performances at this venue.

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