Historic Churches of Charleston, SC

St. Philips Church

Tour Charleston's historic churches and indulge in the wonders of this Holy City of South Carolina.

Each of these architectural marvels contributes their own aura and grace of the times.

Whatever your religious preferences, you will delight in the beauty of these buildings. Some allow you to peruse their grounds which may also hold historical cemeteries. This is a great, up-close look into the past, and really hones in on the people of that day.

Charleston has been dubbed "The Holy City" because of the abundant church steeples that grace its skyline.


Churches of the Holy City:


Cathedral of St. John The Baptist

122 Broad Street
Charleston, SC 29401
843-724-8395


Cathedral of St. Luke and St. Paul

126 Coming St.
Charleston, SC 29403
843-722-7345


Circular Congregation Church

150 Meeting Street
Charleston, SC 29401
843-577-6400


Congregation Beth Elohim

90 Hasell St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-723-1090
843-723-7324 Gift Shop


First (Scots) Presbyterian Church

53 Meeting St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-722-8882


First Baptist Church

61 Church St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-722-3896


French Protestant (Huguenot) Church

136 Church St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-722-4385


Mother Emanuel A.M.E. Church

110 Calhoun St.
Charleston, SC 29403
843-722-2561


Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church

5 Glebe St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-722-8118


Old Bethel Methodist Church

222 Calhoun St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-722-3470


Old St. Andrews Parish Church

2604 Ashley River Rd.
Charleston, SC 29414
843-766-1541


Second Presbyterian Church

342 Meeting St. (Meeting at Charlotte St.)
Charleston, SC 29403
843-723-9237


St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church

440 Whilden St.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843-884-6169


St. John's Lutheran Church

5 Clifford St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-723-2426


St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church

89 Hasell St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-722-7696


St. Matthew's Lutheran Church

405 King Street
Charleston, SC 29401
843-723-1611


St. Michael's Episcopal Church

14 St. Michael’s Alley (corner of Meeting and Broad Sts.)
Charleston, SC 29401
843-723-0603


St. Philip’s Episcopal Church

142 Church St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-722-7734


Unitarian Church

4 Archdale St.
Charleston, SC 29401
843-723-4617


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