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Love the Cemetery tour

A candlelight tour done by the First State Heritage Park is a lot of fun. During the day, tours... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Robin C
Historical

The Christ Episcopal Church is over 200 years old and has been preserved in its original condition... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
xiquesgloria
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Dover, Delaware
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“Love the Cemetery tour”
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“Historical”
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

A candlelight tour done by the First State Heritage Park is a lot of fun. During the day, tours done take you to some famous Delawarean graves. Caesar Rodney, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, was a parishioner and vestryman at Christ Church. There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robin C
Reviewed 12 September 2018

The Christ Episcopal Church is over 200 years old and has been preserved in its original condition. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank xiquesgloria
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We did a geocache in the cemetery of this church and it was a very pleasant experience. Lots of historical people buried here. Were not able to enter the actual building to see what anything looks like inside.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JohnE399
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Glad I got to see this historic landmark although sign said door was locked. Simple but very impressive.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank cpafan
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is like a serious time warp trip-the church is ancient. You can feel the old revival meetings from 200 years ago. Even better, the cemetary is even older. Has that haunted creepy feel. They give you brochures to do a walking tour which is...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is located on Water Street in Dover, a block removed from the Colonial Green. It is a beautiful building, very old. We have attended several weddings here, which are especially beautiful at night in candlelight. They often host classical music concerts here, which is...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Princeless
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Take your time. There are many things to see- from stained glass windows to embroidered kneeling cushions. The parish is very hospitable. The graveyard is well maintained and worth walking through.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ja B
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My husband I walked around the church and cemetery and it really was peaceful. We were hoping the church would be open but it wasn't. My husband's family can be traced to Dover and we were hoping to find a trace of the name in...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank DianeRenee
Reviewed 16 March 2016

In an era where tolerance of others is lacking, Christ Church is a haven for those who accept all those willing to tolerate others. We now have six family members who attend regularly. The buildings and grounds are literally a piece of the American Colonies...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank DEDUDE71
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Christ Church donates their building for the community organization I am involved with (Kent County LGBT group). I know they also hosted HIV/Aids testing. I have not attended church service.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank RonB4610
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