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Exceptional early church

Restored church with guided tours and a small interactive museum. Presents a view of early... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Ed C
Chesapeake, Virginia
Most interesting church I've seen in VA

I think this is the most interesting historic church I've seen in VA due to the tour and museum... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
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Dating from 1735, Christ Church is among America's most important examples of Georgian architecture.
Route 646, Irvington, VA 22480
+1 804-438-6855
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Restored church with guided tours and a small interactive museum. Presents a view of early colonial life and times on the great neck of Virginia and information on the Carter Family and their extensive holdings. Must see if you are into architecture or history

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I think this is the most interesting historic church I've seen in VA due to the tour and museum exhibits here. The museum is surprisingly well done and modern for a small site like this and does a good job explaining the significance of Christ...More

Thank ZachF247
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This small but impressive brick church, built 1735, was brilliantly restored after falling into a period of neglect in the 19th century. Miraculously, it survived mostly intact, including all the wonderful original wood interior features. The small museum in front of the church has an...More

Thank CBW47
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We arrived after hours and so were not able to get inside the church or museum. However we did walk around the grounds and were impressed with the beauty and symmetry of the church architecture.

Thank mscarpenter2017
Reviewed 1 February 2017

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

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...More

Thank sallygirl2016
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.

Thank Jan O
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

Thank Joanna M
Reviewed 30 November 2016

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

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 31 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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29 August 2018|
Response from 816becky | Reviewed this property |
The fee was $5 and there was no discount for seniors. I'm not sure if there was a group rate.