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St. Paul's Episcopal Church

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Address: 815 E Grace St, Richmond, VA 23219
Phone Number: 804 643 3589
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Wonderful stained glass all around and the Organ upstairs is amazing. It must be pretty to attend services here- working church.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
dwhite2011
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Orange County, California

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Orange County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful stained glass all around and the Organ upstairs is amazing. It must be pretty to attend services here- working church.

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Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

But even if you don't want to go in for a prayer, it is worthwhile to visit this church with nice decorated windows. A visit offers also a moment of silence and cooling in the heat of the day.

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Montclair, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sisters and I stopped by St Paul's church right after touring the Richmond Capitol. Wow! The stained glass windows are simple gorgeous! It was fun finding the places (pews) where famous people from history sat.

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Thank BBleck
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

A historic structure right in the heart of the city only steps from the Virginia Capitol grounds, St. Paul's is a nice way to spend some time meditating on it's history and beautiful Tiffany stained glass windows. Worth the time, and could be done in conjunction with the Capitol tour.

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Salisbury, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Need I say more? This is a beautiful church located next to the capitol building. The windows are magnificent. Well worth the stop.

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Thank Debra C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Beautiful, stunning historical church in the middle of downtown Richmond. Very welcoming congregation. Relevant homily. Great, moving experience.

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

This Church has seen a lot of history! Jefferson Davis and Robert E Lee are only two of the numerous famous attendees. Douglas Wilder, our first African-American Governor, had his pre-inaugural prayer service here. While not all of the stained glass windows are Tiffany, many are - and they are beautiful! I think 3 or 4 windows are from Monumental... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

The outside of the church is beautiful and sits cross form another church and the park. It has some beautiful artwork and architectural elements. A great spot to visit if you have a few spare minutes.

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Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

This is a church with beautiful stoned glass windows Nd historical significance. Take th guide at the vestibule so you can see where historical personalities sat.

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

Jefferson Davis was in attendance for a Sunday morning service when one of his aides came in to tell him he must evacuate Richmond. The church is a terrific community resource; they allow people who live on the street inside to take showers. They have hosted several programs in conjunction with Richmond's Journey.

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