What was the first church in New York City?
The oldest church in Manhattan, St. Paul’s Chapel was constructed in 1764. Many congressmen and founding fathers—including George Washington–attended this church during their time in NYC.
What is the oldest Catholic church in New York City?
The parish, part of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, is the oldest Roman Catholic parish in New York State, and the building replaced an earlier one built in 1785-86.
St. Peter’s Church (Manhattan)
|Added to NRHP||April 23, 1980|
|Designated NYCL||December 21, 1965|
What is the famous church in New York City?
St. Patrick’s Cathedral (Midtown Manhattan)
|St. Patrick’s Cathedral|
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|Location||631 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan, New York City|