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St. John’s is pleased to be a non-profit partner with Conquest Graphics.  In 2015 we were fortunate to receive a grant from Conquest to help us with our printing costs.   WITH YOUR HELP we could win again!

Please click the link below to go to our page on the Conquest Graphics website.  Once you …

Amazon Smile supports St. John’s Church Foundation

What is Amazon Smile?

The AmazonSmile Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private foundation created by Amazon to administer the AmazonSmile program. All donation amounts generated by the AmazonSmile program are remitted to the AmazonSmile Foundation. In turn, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates those amounts to the charitable organizations selected by their customers. Amazon pays all expenses of …

Fund-raising Underway for Sounding Board Conservation Project

Sounding Board Conservation Project 2016 click the link for more information-

Please consider a donation.  Contact Sarah Whiting for more information.

 

Sarah Whiting, Executive Director

804.649.0263 email

North Foundation Wall and Framing Repairs Are Near Completion

 

Summary of Preservation Project 

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St. John’s Church Foundation raised $70,000 to repair the north corner foundation of St. John’s Church and to repair deteriorated floor framing. As part of the larger Legacy of Liberty Preservation Project, a structural investigation of conditions at the north end foundation wall of the church and surrounding sanctuary floor …

Veterans Day “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death!” Reenactment

Please join us Saturday November 7, 2015 for our Veterans Day Reenactment!

  • 1:15 pm – Doors open, seating is first-come, first-served
  • 1:30 pm – Music program begins featuring Festival Brass
  • 2:00 pm – Reenactment begins

This event is FREE, with a suggested donation of $5.00.  You may purchase tickets in advance to avoid waiting in …

Fancy Me Mad!

Join us as we partner with The Poe Museum for a walking tour of the graveyard, meet some of our most famous spirits, and then join Edgar Allan Poe in the church for ghostly tales.

Among the spirits represented: Edgar’s mother Eliza Poe, George Wythe and his murderous nephew, Daniel Denoon and his employer who …

Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown

Compared to St. John’s Church, Patrick Henry’s Scotchtown couldn’t be more different. While St. John’s Church is located in the heart of downtown Richmond, getting to Scotchtown takes driving down a few country roads in Patrick Henry’s own Hanover County. Yet for those who can make the journey, not only do you get unique insight …

Patrick Henry Road Trip- Road to the Revolution

Its summer time and for many of us, that means one thing: vacation! For those of you who are interested in Patrick Henry, we have a Patrick Henry road trip itinerary so that you can follow in the footsteps of the Voice of the Revolution:
Begin your trip in Colonial Williamsburg – not just because …

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 Congress, the Constitutional Convention and even serving as our first capital for a time. Though this may be, it is Virginia, or more specifically a number of Virginians whose words and …

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 confirm that your planned visit will not be thwarted by another group using the church.

Thank you for your support!…

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Thank You, Sponsors!

The St. John’s Church Foundation is grateful for our sponsors. Please click on the links below for a list of sponsors of these great programs and activities:

“Legacy of Liberty Preservation Project: Phase 2”

“Give Me History!” Title I Program

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Address/Phone/Hours
St. John’s Church Foundation

2401 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23223

Visitor Center:

(804)648-5015

1-877-915-1775 toll free

Hours:

Monday – Saturday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM  Sunday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Last tour leaves at 3:30 PM each day

Street parking is available

Handicapped accessible

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