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.


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

Latest News

St. John’s Church Foundation Annual Fund – Our Impact, Your Support

We hear it all the time: a picture (or a video!) is worth a thousand words. The video above speaks volumes and begs a question. Where else can a... More »

Press Release – National Trust for Historic Preservation Awards Matching Grant

National Trust For Historic Preservation Awards  St. John’s Church Foundation A Cynthia Woods Mitchell Grant towards Conservation Assessment of... More »

Henricus – Where It All Began

Henricus Saint John’s Church has been located in historic Church Hill since 1741 on land that was generously donated by William Byrd II.  However,... More »

Fancy Me Mad: Tales from Edgar Allan Poe + Graveyard Tour

Tales from Edgar Allan Poe followed by a self-guided walking tour of the graveyard. Among the spirits represented: Edgar’s mother Eliza Poe,... More »

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St. John’s Church Foundation

2401 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23223

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Mon-Sat: 10-4 pm
Sunday: 1-4 pm


Street parking is available

Handicapped accessible

Upcoming Events
  1. Fancy Me Mad: Tales from Edgar Allan Poe + Graveyard Tour

    October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Urban State Fair

    November 1 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Veterans Day “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death!” Reenactment

    November 9 @ 1:45 pm - 2:30 pm

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