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Address: Route 646, Irvington, VA 22480
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Dating from 1735, Christ Church is among America's most important examples...

Dating from 1735, Christ Church is among America's most important examples of Georgian architecture.

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Historic Christ Church

Interesting to visit. History in a beautiful location. Walk around the church grounds to get a feeling about the area.

Reviewed 1 February 2017
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Delaware
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Delaware
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34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Interesting to visit. History in a beautiful location. Walk around the church grounds to get a feeling about the area.

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Thank DELAWHERE58
Locust Hill, Virginia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is a wonderful place to visit!! It holds up to or beats nearby Williamsburg. The volunteers are very knowledgeable about the structure and the grounds. There is a museum that teaches you the history and architecture of the magnificent original church. The church is so beautiful and has so many original items including the pews and the black walnut... More 

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Thank sallygirl2016
Islamorada, Florida
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Although officially closed for the winter, Robert opened the doors to this beautiful church and enthusiastically shared its history, making this stop delightfully informative.

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Thank Jan O
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40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Very cool to look at and see from the inside and out. Take a walk through the cemetery to see all the old headstones before you leave

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Thank Joanna M
Rockville, Maryland
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

A most interesting historical spot, tastefully preserved with volunteer guides to explain the history.

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Thank Andrew S
Norfolk, Virginia
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32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We enjoyed this museum and the guided tour, which focused on the history and architecture. Worth checking out if you're in the area.

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Thank ecc1002
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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146 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you enjoy history and/or architecture this is a must see treasure. A small donation is requested and a tour guide will the you through at your own pace while giving you the history and pointing out details that might otherwise be missed.

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Thank dpapman
Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The tour of Christ Church, conducted by a perfectly lovely lady named Marianne, was most interesting and entertaining. Some of the stories our guide told us were wonderful. A must see if in this area.

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Thank Deborah D
Massachusetts, USA
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104 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Lovely old church...well preserved and good information on it's many years and preservation efforts. Very serene inside...

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Thank Ladythrowback
Baltimore, Maryland
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19 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We did not get a chance to go in, but just riding by and observing this breathtaking piece of history was worth the trip!

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Thank Kimberly S

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