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Alexandria's Christ Church

118 N Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3023
+1 703-549-1450
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118 N Washington St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3023
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Reviewed 19 January 2016

Alexandria, VA is full of history. This church is one of the local sites with history. It is a church, not a tourist attraction, so you won't find a tour guide.

1  Thank pattelbert
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We wanted to check this out since George Washington attended here. We had a nice little lady come out and take us to the Washington Family Box Pew and sit down with us and tell us about the history of the church and area. It...More

1  Thank Rutharoni
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Based on our experience, we'd suggest this as a 'don't miss' - if you're in Alexandria. We had a very knowledgeable docent - and we were the only ones who were visiting .. But, you should visit if you're in this area!

1  Thank RichardB562
Reviewed 12 January 2016

What a beautiful little church! It is just a short block from King Street in historic Alexandria. So worth a small detour! It is not a large church but there is so much history in this beautiful church. It is simply furnished, but well maintained...More

1  Thank livetotravel09
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This is one of those locations that brings colonial history together with modern history. George Washington did worship and support this church. Fast forward to the Second World War and know who worshiped in this church. Side note - Archbishop Desmond Tutu's daughter, Mpho, was...More

1  Thank AgeOldDinosaur
Reviewed 5 January 2016

When I enter the church I noticed the prayer box, I wrote what I want them to pray for me, I left feeling relaxed and grateful.

1  Thank Adriana M
Reviewed 24 December 2015

This is a beautiful church and has wonderful history of George Washington attending and others. The church grounds are well kept and the tour guides provide a lot of interesting history. A great glimpse into what it was like attending church in the late 18th...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Go for the tour it's fascinating. The docents are excellent. And the churchyard is fascinating. General Washington helped build it and worshipped there. General Lee took his first communion there. And during WWII President Roosevelt and Winston Churchill met there on January 1st 1942 for...More

2  Thank Traveljunky56
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We visited the Church and were given a tour by a docent who was quite knowledgeable and made the visit interesting. The tour take possibly 30 minutes

Thank Jerry K
Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

This is a wonderful and quite remarkable place to visit .Full of history , the actual place where George Washington worshipped . To actually sit in one of the pews that the father of our country did is truly Amazing .When we went there was...More

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kgmorgan54
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Response from newjersey123 | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking, We walked from our hotel. Another option is using the free trolley that runs up and down King Street and walking about two blocks.
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