Everyone has commended the beauty of the windows and they are breathtaking but there's more here than that. Most interesting to me was that this was where our Memorial Day tradition began and it was first organized by the Women's Memorial Association at a time in American history where women weren't even allowed to step foot in a bank as... 更多
We visited on a cold, rainy March day--but the church windows were an illuminating experience. Our tour guide give exquisite detail about each of the windows and their symbolic meanings, both for the patron saint and the state to which it was dedicated. The day's weather limited our cemetery contact to a drive-through, but it was haunting to pass the... 更多
Blandford Church is very small, but has an amazing history. Although I currently live in the area, I put off visiting this church because I thought the windows couldn't be that interesting. I have recently lived in Europe for several years and I have seen tons of amazing churches and stained glass. But, I was really shocked. The stained glass... 更多
This is the largest private cemetery I have ever visited. The visit begins with a tour of the historic church, and visitors are then free to roam the cemetery at will. The windows of the church were all made by Tiffany and are absolutely stunning in color and detail. A very worthwhile stop during your tour of Petersburg!