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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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Historic St. John's Church - where Patrick Henry gave his 'give me liberty or give me death' speech. We are closed to the public the month of January.
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2401 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23223-7128
+1 804-648-5015
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Reviewed 6 days ago

While is fun to go here to partake of a reenactment of Patrick Henry delivering his famous "Give me liberty or give me death" speech, the church is also a nice place to worship. My grandmother,her Cornish born mother, and Cornish grandparents worshipped here. Buried...More

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place felt a bit off the beaten track but we were glad we found it. We took the tour and felt like we had stepped back in history. Worth a visit.

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

An awesome experience, wish we could of been there when they had a reenactment but the ladies there gave us so much information we didn't even know about!!

Thank Baggettsthree
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Be a part of and witness Patrick Henry"s Historic "Give me liberty or give me death" speech. 4th grade and older will enjoy sitting next to the participants.

Thank srcmumsey
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We had a brief visit here and did not take the tour as we only had a short time. You need to take the tour to go inside. Parking is on the street but seemed readily available. The staff was friendly. We enjoyed the walk...More

Thank RaleighNCtravel
Sarah W, Executive Director at St. John's Episcopal Church, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thanks for the nice review! I hope you will have time to take a tour on your next visit.

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

This is where Patrick Henry made his famous "give me liberty or give me death" speech, and in attendance when he made this speech were George Washington and Thomas Jefferson. As a side note, Edgar Allen Poe's mother is buried in the church grounds. A...More

Thank Seawolf30
Sarah W, Executive Director at St. John's Episcopal Church, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit - and Charlie!

Reviewed 18 November 2017

This small church is full of important history. It was here Patrick Henry delivered the famous words, "give me liberty or give me death." The church foundation provides a lovely an fact filled tour of the property. Be sure to put this on your must...More

Thank Katie K
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed listening to the book reading by Jon Kukla. It was accurate yet not new information as I am a Henry expert. However it is great for an average citizen who is not related to Henry. Go listen and learn.

Thank clayhamner
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We arrived and instantly I was feeling like I was about to have a really nice experience. I love old buildings, and history in general, so to be walking in a place where these ever so important individuals stood, with the things that were said...More

1  Thank TriniShawn
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

You feel the history, this is a phenomenal experience very warm and awe-inspiring! I loved the visit!

Thank Sally L
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