New York Avenue Presbyterian Church, Washington DC

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The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church in Washington, D.C., is a congregation of the Presbyterian Church (USA). The church was formed in 1859-60 but traces its roots to 1803 as the F Street Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church and another congregation founded in 1820 on its current site, the Second Presbyterian Church. It is located at the intersection of 13th Street and New York Avenue in the city's northwest quadrant, four blocks from the White House. Due to its proximity to the White House, a number of US presidents have attended services there.
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  • The draft leading up to the Emancipation Proclamation in Lincoln's handwriting preserved here behind a special protective orange glass. Our friend who lives in D.C. knew about this hidden gem and...  more »
  • I visited New York Avenue Presbyterian Church on March 24, 2018. This welcoming, warm, hospitable congregation welcomed marchers from all over who needed a place for a bathroom break, a warm beverage....  more »
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  • Nice historic place to visit.
  • Lovely historical church and staff is friendly.
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