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very nice and preserved

Did not get a chance to go to a service at this church but went here for a presentation and seen... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
Timothy H
Andrews, Texas, United States
via mobile
Nice place

Went there because all the museum district was closed for no reason. Really nice and helpful older... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2012
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Inside the church during the week from 9 am until noon you can take young preschoolers to play in their facility for free. It was a nice respite from the Houston heat. We also met some lovely moms from the area. The staff was also...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Did not get a chance to go to a service at this church but went here for a presentation and seen how beautiful this church really is. While walking around you will see the huge chandelier and the masterful craftsmanship that was done making this...More

Thank Timothy H
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

First Methodist is a beautiful building hidden in the sky scrapers of downtown. The 1910 Sanctuary boasts incredible architecture on both the inside & outside. The longer you look, the more details you see on the outside. The interior with its huge stained glass windows...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2012

Went there because all the museum district was closed for no reason. Really nice and helpful older lady showed us around. Beautiful church.

Thank shooter86
Reviewed 20 July 2012

Don't bother. Very unfriendly. Recently in Houston waiting on a bus with my grandchildren, granddaughter had to use the facilities badly, went to the church believing that all churches were open to assist. Nevertheless, was turned away by the security guard simply because we were...More

1  Thank ChildofGodtoo
Reviewed 19 May 2012

I was married in First UMC of Katy and attended here for more than 8 yrs. then when we moved away we discovered life in the smaller churches. The programs were great and daughter was even in the band as a singer in High School.

Thank MaryKatyKitchen
Reviewed 30 January 2012

What amazing church services and music I have enjoyed here.

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