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Christ Church

N. 2nd Street at Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
+1 215-922-1695
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This church's congregation has included Ben Franklin, George Washington and Betsy Ross.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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N. 2nd Street at Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
City Center East
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"benjamin franklin"
in 78 reviews
"founding fathers"
in 97 reviews
"baptismal font"
in 20 reviews
"donation box"
in 8 reviews
"burial ground"
in 13 reviews
"declaration of independence"
in 45 reviews
"rich in history"
in 12 reviews
"buried here"
in 14 reviews
"suggested donation"
in 9 reviews
"tallest building"
in 8 reviews
"historical figures"
in 10 reviews
"a small gift shop"
in 10 reviews
"lots of history"
in 18 reviews
"old city"
in 27 reviews
"answer questions"
in 14 reviews
"few blocks"
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"worth a stop"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting this church evokes images of our forefathers sitting here praying for the well being of our new nation. Preserved as it was all those years ago. It doesn't have to be fancy or ornate to be beautiful. So much of our history has passed...More

Thank Huskies74
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked down to Christ Church and wanted to see the graves, there are 6 signers of the Declaration of Independence. We were not able to go inside due to a service going on at the time. We had a nice, casual walk around the grounds....More

Thank Mlarsen880
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OH THE HISTORY!!! This was my absolute favorite place to visit in Philadelphia! the men (and their families) who are buried here was astounding! The way they persevered in founding our country, even to the death, hits me as I'm standing in this hallowed place....More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

historical and beautiful. A must see for history buffs. The baptismal was brought over from England and you can sit in George Washington's pew. Delightful

1  Thank trouble405
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

It was amazing to be inside the church and hear its influence with the founding fathers and sit in their pews.

Thank The_Hailes
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

The church is amazing. It’s hard to believe that it continues today as it has since the 18th century - as a church. We came with a walking tour and were lucky to come at a time when someone who was affiliated with the church...More

1  Thank Floydova
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Always a good place to visit. Almost always a member of the congregation is available to lead a tour and answer question

Thank AntSusie
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Serene little church surrounded by the bustling 21st century. Go in and imagine the founding fathers praying for our fledgling nation.

Thank PhillyPatti
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Wow! Gorgeous old church. They told us NOT to step on people's graves/names, but it's hard to when they are down the entire aisle going up/down to front of church! SMALL PEWS; big people can't sit in them...FYI only.

Thank Betty G
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This is an awesome church to visit. The historical value alone is great. The surrounding gardens were very peaceful for us to stop and rest for awhile during our walking tour of Philly.

Thank Kevin R
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TravelinJoex2
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
I don't have an exact address, but as you can see in previous posts, Google is your best friend! As for touring it on your own, yes! I don't recall if they even have formal tours, but there was a caretaker (or a very nice... More
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