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Old is gold

We happened to be here as part of our NYC city tour. Did not go inside, but saw from outside. Quite... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Hyderabad, India
Wonderful experience

Wonderful church with 19th century Presbyterian influence. Somewhat sombre but incredibly deep and... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Drouin South, Australia
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23 Apr 2018
“Special and Beautiful! ”
14 Dec 2017
“Wonderful, Welcoming Church on Fifth Avenue”
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7 W 55th St, New York City, NY 10019-4902
+1 212-247-0490
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

We came in just as a Sunday service was ending. We were able to hear the massive organ play the postlude. It is a magnificent organ with three sets of pipes. The Stained Glass is beautiful throughout as well as the stone carvings of Apostles...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

We went to church at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church on November 19 - we enjoyed it very much. The congregation is welcoming and diverse. The preaching and the music were excellent. This is not a stuffy church - and I mean that as a compliment....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank 493Ron
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We happened to be here as part of our NYC city tour. Did not go inside, but saw from outside. Quite old and impressive.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank seedhunter
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful church with 19th century Presbyterian influence. Somewhat sombre but incredibly deep and restorative atmosphere

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Troonie1
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Going back to 1875, this church was first on Cedar St downtown, serving a congregation formed in 1808. It has some remarkable credits to its past: theirs was the idea (and implementation) of the Sunday School where they enrolled more than eight hundreds children in...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Oliver S
Reviewed 31 March 2017

While walking along Fifth Avenue in NYC, I happened upon this stunningly beautiful church facility. I decided to enter and what the inside looked like. I was greeted by a very nice receptionist who encourage me to go into the church auditorium to view it....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Mike C
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is right on 5th avenue. It looks really old and has the feel of the old European churches. It only takes a couple minutes to take a look at it and is worth the time.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This church is a grand dame of 5th ave and rightly so. Still an active church with seating for 2000, a wonderful sounding (and looking!) organ, and lovely wood. Don't miss the two other little chapels if you can, and the art throughout. of course,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Suz S
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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