Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Metropolitan AME Church
1518 M Street, NW
—African American Heritage Trail, Washington, DC —
DC Historic Site
Cultural Tourism DC
Erected by DC Historic Preservation Office.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Washington, D.C. African American Heritage Trail marker series.
Location. 38° 54.331′ N, 77° 2.133′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is on M Street, NW, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is near the main entrance to the church, on the south side of M Street between 15th and 16th Streets, NW. Marker
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church (here, next to this marker); Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church (a few steps from this marker); Saint Augustine Catholic Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Linotype Model 31 (about 500 feet away); Winfield Scott (about 700 feet away); This House was Occupied by Alexander Graham Bell (about 700 feet away); Charles Sumner School Museum and Archives (approx. 0.2 miles away); Daniel Webster Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Downtown.
More about this marker. To the right side of the marker is a photo of the Men’s Bible Class of Metropolitan AME Church, 1920s.
Also see . . .
1. African American Heritage Trail - Metropolitan AME Church. (Submitted on July 30, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Metropolitan AME - church history. (Submitted on September 3, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Categories. • African Americans • Churches, Etc. • Civil Rights • Notable Buildings • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,074 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.