St. John's Church

Historic Site, Landmark, Church
2401 E Broad St
Richmond, VA 23223

Tips

  • This historic church is the site of Patrick Henry's "Give me liberty or give me death" speech. Reenactments take place on Sundays during the summer.
  • This historic church is the site of Patrick Henry's "Give me liberty or give me death" speech. Reenactments take place on Sundays during the
  • Come visit us. Monday- Saturday: 10:00 last tour 3:30. Sun: 1:00-3:30.
  • This is the church where Patrick Henry delivered his historic "give me liberty or give me death!" speech. Visit Sunday at 1PM to experience a historical re-enactment every week.
  • St. John's Church, an Episcopal parish, offers stirring worship, engagement with its urban community, and a spiritual home for growth in faith & service.
  • TIMES-DISPATCH FACT: The church, made famous by Patrick Henrys Give me liberty or give me death speech, was the first church built in Richmond. It was completed in 1741.
  • Re-enactment in summer is super!
  • A must stop with super friendly tour.
  • Reenactments take place on Sundays during the summer.
  • We traveled all the way from TN and the grounds were locked tight. They refused to let us on to look around because they were "busy doing inventory." Nice...
  • Patrick Henry gave his "Give me liberty or give me death" Speech in this church and Edgar Allan Poe's mom is buried here. Come during a re-inaction to get the full experience.

Nearby places

2801 E Franklin St.
2300 E Broad St (at N 23rd St)