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Christ Church Review

Tracings its origins to 1672, when a log-cabin church stood at the site, Christ Church received a brick replacement in 1772, coated with plaster, is notable for its biblical garden, planted with species mentioned in the scriptures. Port Republic School No. 7 is on the church's property. Since immediately after the Civil War the grounds have been a venue for jousting (Maryland's state sport) on the last Saturday in August.

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  • Address: 3100 Broomes Island Rd., Rte. 264 Port Republic, MD 20676-2101 | Map It
  • Phone: 410/586–0565
  • Cost: Free
  • Hours: Daily dawn–dusk
  • Location: Port Republic

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