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Kirkpatrick Chapel

George Street, New Brunswick, NJ
+1 732-445-4636
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Rutgers' Iconic Chapel

This historic chapel, which dates back to 1873, is located in the heart of Rutgers University’s New... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jonahNJ
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Pennington, New Jersey
"Very Beautiful"

Beautiful place to visit on the Rutgers Campus. Neat, historic place to visit when in the area... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
86MissyJ
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Wheelersburg, Ohio
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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George Street, New Brunswick, NJ
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+1 732-445-4636
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This historic chapel, which dates back to 1873, is located in the heart of Rutgers University’s New Brunswick campus. As a Rutgers College alumni (Class of 1983!), this chapel will always be special to me. I remember the silent horror movies with the live organ...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Beautiful place to visit on the Rutgers Campus. Neat, historic place to visit when in the area. Easy to get to from the train or by car.

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Easy to find on the college ave campus of Rutgers. Beautiful historic church worth a visit when nearby. Across from the train station

Thank alice M
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

This historic Chapel is as beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside. It is a non-denominational Church maintained as pristinely as possible. It was built in 1873 and the architecture is Victorian Gothic. The grounds that it is built on is bathed...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Kirkpatrick is a quiet place to visit at Rutgers, one of the more historic buildings at the university. It would be nice if the buildings' portraits and stained glass included more explanation on site, but it's still a place to stop and reflect. Plus it's...More

Thank Emily S
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Outstanding example of old, gothic church with fantastic stained glass windows. Its a big part of history for Old Queens. The annual Christmas concert cannot be beat.

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Reviewed 26 November 2016

This is a wonderful place to visit. It is on the Rutgers University campus in New Brunswick and is made of beautiful stockton sandstone. Many people get married in Kirkpatrick Chapel, and the numbers are quite large on the weekends. All in all a wonderful...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

I love this place so much that i got married here and would do it over and over again. Such a beautiful location

Thank Tom H
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Location is 81 Somerset St. - other side of the railroad tracks. Pipe organ is at side of altar (front). Great Queens College stained glass window at back of church.

Thank Jane B
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Lovely 19th century brownstone chapel maintained by Rutgers University. Located at corner of College Avenue, Hamilton Street, George Street and Somerset Street, New Brunswick, NJ. Amtrak/NJ Transit rail station is a block away and Zimmerli Art Museum across the street. Popular place for weddings and...More

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