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St. John's Episcopal Church

2401 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23223-7128
+1 804-648-5015
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2401 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23223-7128
+1 804-648-5015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This church is where Patrick Henry made his speech, Give me Liberty or Give Me Death. The church is well maintained and the pulpit that he made the speech from has been recently restored. We sat in Patrick Henrys section in the church. We also...More

Thank SlowPoke59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is still an active church but visiting there is like walking back to the 1770s.. We were fortunate to attend a tour and a re-enactment of Patrick Henry's 'Give me Liberty or give me Death speech. Not to be missed if you're a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw a reenactment of the second Virginia Convention where Patrick Henry gave his famous speech. This is so well done and a perfect experience for teens and older elementary students. We went with our family and had a marvelous time. The church and grave...More

Thank journeymaid48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of our stop on our road trip. We did not take the inside tour since I have a whining toddler with us. The grounds was kept clean and neat. There were old tombstones within the compound. There is a restroom at the...More

Thank wildorchid99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was striking to see parishioners standing around talking to one another after Sunday service. The vicar was very much there with them. And the mix of old and young, White and people Of Color, Of Means and not so wealthy. It was gereat.

Thank TJR310
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Church Hill is a special area well worth exploring for its own beauty but the you have this exceptional church in it's beautifully tended grounds Anyone coming here will surely be aware of Henry's speech and the effect this had on the young embryonic nation...More

Thank Howard D
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Years ago I had rode b y the Church, I had never taken the time to visit. My husband & I had taken the RVA Tour and decided to go back to see the Church. There is a small fee and they have a costume...More

Thank Pat R
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Fantastic tour I got the chills when the guide showed us where Patrick Henry stood during his give me liberty speech We toured the grave sites around the church after the tour This church is very beautiful

Thank Stayorgo7
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We didn't take the church tour, but we did attend the 2nd Virginia Congress reenactment (famous for Patrick Henry's "give me liberty..." speech and when the vote for independence from Britain). This is THE spot where the Congress met and the speech was given. Fantastic....More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

As a member of DAR, I was eager to tour the grounds and listen to the presentation. Our guide was Ray—what a joy—enthusiastic, entertaining, and so informative. Only 30 minutes from start to finish, but he shared so much history we wished it could have...More

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