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Kirkpatrick Chapel

George Street, New Brunswick, NJ
+1 732-445-4636
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Historic and Beautiful

This historic Chapel is as beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside. It is a... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Somerset, New Jersey
Easy to get to, worth a few minutes

Kirkpatrick is a quiet place to visit at Rutgers, one of the more historic buildings at the... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Emily S
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
George Street, New Brunswick, NJ
+1 732-445-4636
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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

Thank TheExplorerFamily
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
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.

Thank elk2370bruce
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

Thank qpn2016
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
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
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

Thank vwgates
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Beautiful chapel with pictures of the University presidents on the sides of the walls. Great acoustics and wonderful services and concerts,

Thank Lois F
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

As a Rutgers Alumni it's a great place to get married. I got married there 9 years ago and I'm still so happy with the choice. It's a beautiful church inside and out. You can take great pictures on the lawn and by the gate....More

Thank colourpop
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This chapel is among the loveliest chapels I've visited. Beautiful stained glass and such a small feel in a large campus setting. Really worth seeing, if it's open.

Thank eluper
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