Old Presbyterian Meeting House

Also known as: First Presbyterian Church of Alexandria
321 S. Fairfax St., Alexandria, Virginia


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Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 16, 2001
Reference number
NR name
Presbyterian Meeting House, Old
Architectural style
Early Republic
Areas of significance
Architecture; Exploration/Settlement
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Religious structure; Church related residence; Cemetery; Monument/marker
Current functions
Religious structure; Cemetery; Monument/marker
Periods of significance
1750-1799; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1775; 1787; 1835
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 1


18th Century (4,639)
Alexandria, Virginia (62)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1775 (64)
Built during 1770s (548)
Cemetery (1,137)
Church (5,702)
Early Republic (295)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (46,110)
Place of worship (6,069)
Private owner (54,398)
Stone (26,160)
Virginia (3,633)

Update Log 

  • January 5, 2016: Updated by Michael Miller: Corrected "Category", Added "Street View" and Imported Photo

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