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Christ Church

Christ Church

Marked by its Georgian Colonial architecture and bordered by a tree-lined brick path, small park and cobblestone alley, Christ Church maintains an active congregation with weekly services and offers tours throughout the day. Once a week, this church in the Historic District’s Old City neighborhood rings its original eight bells, which proclaimed the United States’ independence from England in 1776.

Credit: Photo by M. Kennedy for VISIT PHILADELPHIA®

Tags: Churches & Sacred Sites, Historic District, History

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