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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
Old Town
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must-see location in Old Town, especially if you're lucky enough to time your visit to when the sanctuary is open and a docent is available. The docents are incredibly nice, super knowledgeable, and great at making history interesting for any young people...More

Thank JessieD_VA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very inviting place to visit - a docent explained the history and pointed out various interesting details. Also the areas outside are well maintained and deserve time.

1  Thank simivalley1699
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited by presidents and citizens alike, Christ Church isn't just "rooted in history." It MADE History. After service in 1775, Washington stood in its courtyard speaking out against British tyranny. A few short decades later, Robert E. Lee was asked to resign from the U.S,...More

2  Thank jd32250
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

No visit to Alexandria would be complete without a visit to one of the oldest churches in continental America. So many historical 'greats' have worshiped here, including George Washington. Come see the pews which have seated those leaders and who have led the many changes...More

2  Thank bathtravel123
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Washington went to church here when he was in the area. His pew is still there (along with Gen. Lee's). This is a beautiful piece of Early American history.

2  Thank Greg R
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Just to know some of our forefathers went to church here is amazing. It is a beautiful building inside and out and has so much history.

1  Thank Loretta V
Reviewed 24 April 2017

A very interesting place, loaded with history. The tour guides were terrific. Would highly recommend. Although one tour guide made an unnecessary crack about President Trump that we didn't appreciate. Otherwise very interesting.

1  Thank nlgale
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Christ church is located on N. Washington St. The trolley stops on Main Street and from there is a short walk to the church. I arrived after the tour started. The tour guide and the visitors were inside the church and seated by the time...More

2  Thank teresa3000
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A nice church with very pleasent and helpful staff. Have not attended church services here but have attended several other events. Easy access but parking can be hard to find and it is expensive.

2  Thank Don50alexandria
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Humbling to stand in the same church that George Washington and Robert E Lee worshiped. A beautiful building!

2  Thank lwatson259
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kgmorgan54
Sunday parking
22 April 2017|
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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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