We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

Open Now: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
16
All photos (16)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good36%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Apr 2017
“Very cool graveyard”
17 Oct 2016
“Beautiful old church!”
About
Red-brick Episcopal church that was originally built as an alternative to Christ Church, which was deemed too muddy for "fine gentlemen and beautiful belles".
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
See all hours
Contact
313 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4299
City Centre East
Website
+1 215-925-5968
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Philadelphia
from USD 49.00
More Info
from USD 19.00
More Info
from USD 49.00
More Info
Reviews (11)
Filter reviews
8 results
Traveller rating
6
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
6
2
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

A veritable who's who of burial sites, from former VP to James K Polk to many others. Highly recommended

Thank bookman1995
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Located in historic, old-town Philadelphia, this church is gorgeous. Lovely cemetery with green space that people are welcome to walk through. Beautiful architecture inside, with a unique high altar. There is a bit of a 'baby step' to get into the church, so wheelchairs might...More

Thank EleanorF270
Reviewed 23 March 2016

St Peter's is a very nice church, even if it is kind of a weird one. The altar is under the organ at one end of the church, and the pulpit is at the other. Therefore, the pews face both ways. The church is also...More

Thank MrSaturn64
Reviewed 13 October 2015

As a special part of our conference, we enjoyed a guided tour through the small historical cemetery and church.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 27 May 2015

St Peter's is only a little younger than the more famous nearby Christ Church--also built in the Colonial era, it has retained its box pews. It has a spectacular wineglass pulpit , and because William White was Rector of both Christ Church and St Peter's,...More

1  Thank JudyBG
Reviewed 25 April 2015

A beautiful neighborhood on its own, we had a lovely walk on a sunny Sunday morning, stopping into all the historic cemeteries. St. Peter's in particular has a wonderful tour audio tour that you can follow. Many historic figures buried here, including several from the...More

Thank 1AnnieEliza
Reviewed 18 December 2014

beautiful walled grounds and cemetery. lots of famous early philadelphians went here. free admission

Thank BILLandDD
Reviewed 31 January 2012

This elegant and historic church has been well maintained and is used on a daily bases. It is situated in the heart of the Society Hill neighborhood. The cemetery has been featured in several feature films.

Thank Cooperu
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 89 nearby hotels
Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel
1,097 reviews
.47 km away
Hilton Philadelphia at Penn's Landing
2,782 reviews
.56 km away
Renaissance Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
59 reviews
.58 km away
Society Hill Hotel
222 reviews
.59 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5,035 nearby restaurants
Pizzeria Stella
205 reviews
.23 km away
Ishkabibble's Eatery
203 reviews
.24 km away
Marrakesh
144 reviews
.24 km away
Lorenzo & Sons Pizza
134 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 979 nearby attractions
Society Hill
47 reviews
.07 km away
Powel House
22 reviews
.24 km away
Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial
23 reviews
.03 km away
Physick House
26 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from St. Peter's Episcopal Church staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines