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Beautiful Church

I so enjoyed my visit to St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church. It is gorgeous. from the stained glass... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
896frequent
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Remarkable history

It is well worth stopping in for a meaningful taste of history and life in what was the sleepy... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Betty A
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Glenwood, Maryland, United States
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20 Jun 2018
“Beautiful Church”
5 Jun 2018
“Remarkable history”
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A National Historic Site where Robert E. Lee worshipped during the Civil War in 1863-64.
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Orange, VA
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

I so enjoyed my visit to St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church. It is gorgeous. from the stained glass windows to the lovely wooden pews of the day, it is lovely in every way. It is well worth the visit.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

It is well worth stopping in for a meaningful taste of history and life in what was the sleepy south pre-Civil War. It's well-maintained and accessible.

Thank Betty A
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Worth a stop if you are into Civil War history or beautiful historic churches. Check out the tree where Gen Lee tied up Traveler (his trusty horse) while he attended services.

Thank RunnerGirl12
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This antebellum church has beautiful stained glass windows and is still used for worship. An ancient tree surrounded by a brick wall just north of the church is the same tree that General Lee tied up his faithful steed, Traveler when he worshipped there in...More

Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed 30 October 2015

My husband and I share a love of Civil War history. This church is of historic significance. Worth the stop if you are in the area.

1  Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 10 January 2015

This is a lovely parish church with an important history, frequented by Robert E. Lee during at least one winter during the Civil War. Well worth a stop in the charming town of Orange.

1  Thank CavalierJCS
Reviewed 18 June 2012

General Lee worshiped here! Traditional and special Christmas Eve. Very enjoyable

Thank RLJCM
Reviewed 14 June 2012

the church service was interesting and great. We felt welcomed to worship with them.

1  Thank Patricia D
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