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, DC 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. Touch 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 is
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). Touch for a list and map 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 was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 30, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 2,117 times since then and 50 times this year. Last updated on April 24, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 30, 2008, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.