Patrick Henry, whose fiery speech at St. John’s ignited the American Revolution.


The rich history of St. John’s Church and its role in the founding of our country.


Through engagement!  Our field trips and educational programs bring history to life.

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The Church and graveyard, and step back in time with a guided tour or reenactment.

Latest News

Strong Ties Between Virginians and the City of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has a fair claim to being the birthplace of the United States, having been the location of the First and Second Continental... More »

Please call ahead!

During the busy season, there are times when the church is occupied and we cannot do tours. Please CALL our Visitor Center at (804) 648-5015 to... More »

240th Anniversary Reenactment Brings Regional Media Attention

Thanks to Sean CW Korsgaard of the Virginia Gazette for this piece on our 240th anniversary reenactment and Mr. Patrick Henry! RICHMOND – It was... More »

2015 Summer “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death” Reenactment Series

We offer free reenactments on select Saturdays and each Sunday between Memorial Day and Labor Day. For all summer reenactments: 1:15 p.m.         ... More »

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St. John’s Church Foundation

2401 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23223

Visitor Center:



Mon-Sat: 10-4 pm

Sunday: 1-4 pm


Street parking is available

Handicapped accessible

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