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Old Presbyterian Meeting House

321 S Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3807
+1 703-549-6670
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321 S Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3807
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cemetery located in the back of the church through the iron gate. Probably the oldest cemetery I have ever visited. Amazing thinking about the history and people that are buried there. There are brochures in the cemetery that list some of the people buried there....More

Thank Ladyisred
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

As part of the Historical Walking Tour of Old Town Alexandria you will enter the cemetary from the west. The Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary Soldier in on the north wall and is well marked as you stand by it.

Thank Jo H
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Where the dead really do speak. We stumbled upon this 18th century burial ground on our way to a grocery store. Although cemetery records suggest that 300 burials are here, there are far fewer stones and many of their inscriptions are unreadable. But read of...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

We were not able to get inside, but still this was a wonderful place to stop and visit. There's a beautiful and peaceful cemetery in the back with the Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary War Soldier. Located on one of the many beautiful streets in...More

Thank rduinc
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Nice old church - in good shape and worth the time to visit. I like old cemeteries and real historical sights and this has both.

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We went off the beaten path to find this charming little piece of history. We didn't make it inside but spent some time in the little cemetery behind the church. We paid our respects at the tomb of the unknown revolutionary soldier and pondered the...More

Thank ladygilormini
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

We were there at 9am on a Friday and the inside wasn't open but that was fine by us. We really wanted to see the location and to go out back to see the Tomb of the Unknown for the Revolutionary War. How gorgeous! They...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2016

See George Washington's church while visiting old town Alexandria! It is absolutely beautiful inside!

Thank Michelle S
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

The Old Presbyterian Meeting House is a thriving, living church within the walls of Alexandria history. Dating from 1773, it has had its ups & downs over the years, but currently is an active part of the Presbyterian church, complete with a thriving preschool community....More

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Reviewed 2 September 2015

A classic piece of history nestled in the heart of Old Town Alexandria. From the weathered vintage brick to the creaking pews & the antique smell of vintage woods etc. this is an enjoyable view into our founders past. The vintage pipe organ is really...More

Thank Ward S
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