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“Christ Church” 4 of 5 bubbles
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Christ Church
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$140.00*
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Historic Tour of Philadelphia in English or German
Ranked #15 of 433 things to do in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: This church's congregation has included Ben Franklin, George Washington and Betsy Ross.
Sacramento, CA
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Christ Church”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2013

Very cool old church were the founding fathers went. Still active and easy to access. Service was going on while we were there.

Visited August 2013
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Alabama
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81 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Beautiful Church”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2013

This church is really pretty and has a lot of history. You can get in free, but they would like a donation to keep it going. We enjoyed learning the history and seeing some of the graves.

Visited August 2013
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Bellevue, Washington
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“Beautiful”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2013

Churches from this era in colonial times and following the revolution seem similar but worthy of a visit. This church is well maintained and accessible. Ben Franklin's grave was visible through an iron fence from the sidewalk outside the church grounds.

Visited August 2013
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Pennsylvania
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152 reviews
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“Great place to add to your tour of Olde City”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2013

Most travelers go to Independence Hall; check out the Liberty Bell; Betsy Ross' house etc. All great places to see. However, I always like to take my guests to Christ Church. Just a great place to tour with lots of interesting history. Hope you enjoy as much as we do.

Visited June 2013
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Scituate,ma
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“Great part of American History”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2013

This is a beautifully restored Church. There are many people who will be glad to discuss this important site with you.There is a wonderful steeple and the interior is magnificent.The outside gardens are well landscaped and the graves are memorable. Washington's Pew and Franklin's grave are always visitor favorites. There are other fine graves here though such as Robert Morris.

Visited September 2013
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