Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church, Washington DC

#35 of 54 in Historic Sites in Washington DC
Church · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church ("Metropolitan AME Church") is a historic church located at 1518 M Street, N.W., in downtown Washington, D.C. It affiliates with the African Methodist Episcopal Church.
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  • A Lovely and Historic Church at 16th St & M St NW In May, while my wife was in meetings on “The Hill,” I was walking much of 16th St NW, and came upon the Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal...  more »
  • I happened upon this magnificent church as I was exploring the neighborhood.. it is a lovely spiritual sanctuary. I would have stayed longer, but they were getting the church ready for an evening...  more »
  • I have come here for two events with authors, Ta-Neishi Coates and Stacey Abrams. The parishioners of this church are very friendly and accommodating. The church is beautiful and has a fascinating history.
  • Attended the homecoming of a longtime friend. It was uplifting. Later discovered they are celebrating their 180th ANNIVERSARY at this site.

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