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"First Presbyterian Church" Churches Tip by MM212

Churches, New York City: 32 reviews and 78 photos

  The brownstone Gothic tower (Mar 06)
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  • The brownstone Gothic tower (Mar 06) - New York City
      The brownstone Gothic tower (Mar 06)
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  • First Presbyterian Church (Mar 06) - New York City
      First Presbyterian Church (Mar 06)
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Designed by the English-born architect, Joseph Wells, the First Presbyterian Church is said to have been modelled after the Church of Saint Saviour in Bath, England. It was completed in 1846 in this beautiful Gothic Revival style, but using New York's brownstone. Prior to its construction, the First Presbyterian Church, which was first founded in 1716, was located on Wall Street.

Address: Greenwich Village: 12 W 12th St @ Fifth Ave
Directions: Located throughout the City

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Oct 25, 2009
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