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Blandford Church and Cemetery

111 Rochelle Lane, off Crater Road, Petersburg, VA 23803
+1 804-733-2396
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Blandford Church

While we didn't expect much when we arrived and looked at the outside of this church, the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Auckland Region, New Zealand

You can't go wrong visiting this historic building. It has beautiful Tiffany stain glass windows... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Sandyw L
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111 Rochelle Lane, off Crater Road, Petersburg, VA 23803
+1 804-733-2396
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Reviewed 5 days ago

While we didn't expect much when we arrived and looked at the outside of this church, the stain-glass-windows by Tiffany makes this a hidden treasure well worth seeing. Our guide said the tours may soon stop, which would be a great loss.

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

You can't go wrong visiting this historic building. It has beautiful Tiffany stain glass windows. You can just step back in time and feel the history in this church and cemetery. Some of the head stones go back to the 1700's. If you like history...More

2  Thank Sandyw L
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Many of my ancestors and other rellies are buried at Blandford, and I have visited many times since a child. Some good ole boys I know even keep up the graves of our Confederate dead, including my great grandfather, for no remuneration. Very moving.......

2  Thank lcbs
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I am a local and have been here countless times. Lunch breaks, quiet walks, solitude and history. Still visit frequently. If you are going to visit Petersburg for civil war history, this is a must see.

1  Thank Michele C
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is definitely the gem of Petersburg. Well maintained and incredibly historic on many levels and full of Tiffany glass to boot. Well worth your time and effort to see. But, and it's a huge but too.......we realized the organization running the chapel or church...More

1  Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This beautiful Church resides in the Historic Blandford Cemetery burial to many famous people and soldiers who fought for our freedom. Well worth the few dollars for admission. Make your reservation this weekend!

1  Thank LWGold
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The Tiffany windows are what you want to see from the inside with the sun coming in. The oldest grave is 1702

1  Thank alwaysgone60
Reviewed 14 March 2017

..what an experience..the windows come alive. if you get the right tour guide the historical knowledge creates an incredible backdrop for all that happened in Petersburg.

1  Thank klutchchris
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Opened by Thomas Jefferson's father and chock full of Tiffany Stained Glass windows, a tour of Blandford Church is a treat for any history buff. The cemetery is massive, and shockingly beautiful, and has veterans from literally every war the US has fought in. Go...More

1  Thank CaptPatton
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Blandford Church is now open for tours under the Petersburg Preservation Task Force on Thursday through Sunday.

2  Thank Brian S
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