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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 1 week ago

Beautiful old church that includes both George Washington and Robert E. Lee's pews. Lots of history. Beautiful gardens on the side. Site of Washington's funeral. Definitely worth the stop

1  Thank Jim P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love Christ Church in Alexandria. This is a modern Episcopal Church in an historic setting, with lovely grounds. The people there are friendly, and signs of colonial times add to the overall feelings of inspiration.

1  Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the middle of Cameron Street, you will find out this lovely church open to everyone. A small garden is open and you can cross it. Few graves are still laying on the grass. The church itself is well preserved.

1  Thank Yves-Louis P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful church, open to visitors so we walked through getting to see the marked pew where George Washington's family sat and also the marked pew where Robert E. Lee's family sat. Even though a wedding was scheduled and the caterers were setting...More

1  Thank Jo H
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Lovely church. A very nice man showed me around and told me the history of the church. Immaculate condition. Free entry but can put donation in box for upkeep of church .

1  Thank jeanLochwinnoch
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

A very gracious lady allowed us to look around after the church service and before a scheduled wedding. We didn't have a docent to guide us but just being there and seeing the old box pews, especially George Washington's box, the overhanging, large pulpit, and...More

1  Thank Becky8910
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We had a chance to tour with a wonderful guide, who told us about the history of the building. We enjoy sitting in George Washington's pew.

2  Thank RonM32819
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

A short walk off king street. Church, gift shop, grave yard and lots of history. Collection box for donation. Welcoming hostess was an excellent guide.

1  Thank dee8306
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Christ Church in Alexandria is seeped in history having been completed in 1773. Sadly I actually learned more about the church and accompanying burial grounds after I returned home. I would like to go back now that I have a little more knowledge and revisit....More

2  Thank DearDona
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Christ Church is a beautiful example of Colonial architecture. Alexandria was Robert E. Lee's home town and this was his church.

1  Thank Bonnie A
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kgmorgan54
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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