Unfinished Church


Construction of this rather impressive Victorian Gothic church began in 1874 to replace St Peter's Church, several blocks away, but funds ran out and the church was never completed. It was under renovation at research time, but you can walk around the ruin, taking in the soaring arches and the looming tower.

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2. St Peter's Church

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Rebuilt in stone in 1713 on the site of Bermuda's earliest church, St Peter's is the oldest Protestant church in the New World and the elaborately carved…

3. Bermudian Heritage Museum

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6. King's Square

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