A Neo-Gothic Gem

Grace Church

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Why locals love it

Completed in 1847, Grace Church was designated a National Historic Landmark for its architectural significance and place within the history of NYC. It is an important example of Gothic revival and considered a masterpiece of the architect James Renwick Jr.

Why you should visit it

Among the urban landscape, this architectural beauty stands out, attracting sketch artists and photographers on a daily basis. With it's tall spires and marble exterior against the backdrop of a blue sky, you have the perfect set-up for a photo opp.

Special tip

Take the cell phone guided tour for a quick, informative walk through the church. For music lovers, sit in for Bach At Noon organ mediations.

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