The Church of the Cross, Bluffton

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The Church of the Cross is a historic church on Calhoun Street in Bluffton, South Carolina.
It was built in 1857 and added to the National Register in 1975. It is currently in the Anglican Diocese of South Carolina and part of a larger Church of the Cross campus.
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  • Wonderful that a town and a congregation have worked to keep a historic building for all future generations to admire. I only wish we could have visited the inside.  more »
  • This is the main historic church of Bluffton. it was built in the middle of 19th century. It is part of Anglican Diocese of South Carolina. During our prior visit we were lucky to participate in a.....  more »
  • Peaceful spot along the May River in historic Bluffton. A stunning example of Southern Gothic architecture built in 1854 that survived the Civil War. Love that its red-trimmed windows and the Saturday evening service starts at “5.28” pm. Walk the grounds. Find its hidden holy honey up near the pitched roof. Enjoy the river views. Check out the surrounding historic homes. You’ll feel as if you stepped back in time.
  • The old church is nice but I go to enjoy the grounds on the May River. Beautiful scenery. Great place to chill and meditate.

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