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Insight into colonial America

Thoughtfully restored and well maintained this church building reflects the broad reach of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
George K
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Irvington, Virginia
A Great Historic Church

It is an out of the way place worth going out of the way for. Although no major... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
JohnBCowgill
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Dating from 1735, Christ Church is among America's most important examples of Georgian architecture.
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Route 646, Irvington, VA 22480
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoughtfully restored and well maintained this church building reflects the broad reach of renaissance architecture as the building is as close to a perfect cross as can be seen in the USA. Docents are very knowledgeable, and required. I've had three different docents and learned...More

Thank George K
Reviewed 5 September 2018

It is an out of the way place worth going out of the way for. Although no major historic event happened here, the church itself will impress you.

Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Be sure and watch the short video in the visitors center. Military get in 1/2 price. The architecture is impressive.

Thank LeeFaust
Reviewed 14 August 2018

A historic church built with private funds that has survived well. The architecture of the building was beautiful and the docent was very knowledgeable. If you like history, you'll enjoy visiting this church that is still in use today.

Thank 816becky
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Take time to visit this spot and watch the film and browse the museum! You will learn so much and appreciate the history and longevity of this church.

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 23 July 2018

This church is fascinating, not only because of its architecture, which has been carefully preserved in its original condition, but because unlike most Anglican churches of the period, it was not torn down or misused during and after the American revolution. Resting on the private...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Very well presented church attached to a very good museum; docents are enthusiastic and knowledgeable; the church itself is a very rare Colonial early Church of England with rare surviving family cube-type designs, very well curated and restores where needed. This really is a historical...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

It was a wonderful tour of this beautiful historical church. Built in 1735 it is amazing to have survived 2 Wars and the weather with very minimal damage. A must see. Well worth the $5 admission.

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 5 May 2018

We enjoyed learning about parish life in 1735. This history is incredible. And the church for being built well over 200 years ago is in perfect condition. You must see this!

Thank Tod N
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Beautiful Historic church with amazing architecture. Lots of history since 1735! Plenty of parking. Lovely old graveyard.

Thank lsriley2018
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Response from 816becky | Reviewed this property |
The fee was $5 and there was no discount for seniors. I'm not sure if there was a group rate.
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