What are the most popular New York churches to visit? Between high rise buildings, the St. Patrick's Cathedral is a famous landmark of New York City. Also other must-see churches: the Saint Thomas Church and the Trinity Church.
The Cathedral of St. Patrick is the most famous church in New York City and the largest church in the United-States. Located in midtown Manhattan, the cathedral stands majestic between modern buildings near the Rockefeller Center and a walking distance to Central Park. Address: 460 Madison Avenue, New York.
The Cathedral is open every day, mostly between 6:30am to 8:45pm. The entrance is on the Fifth Avenue. Open the heavy door, made with bronze. What can you see inside inside the Cathedral? On the right side of the Main Sanctuary, the Altar of the Sacred Heart with the painting of Our Lady of Guadalupe ; the Lady Chapel ; the Baptistery on the left side of the Main Sanctuary and the Crypt, burial places of archbishops and the Venerable Pierre Toussaint.
Free tours are available. Annual Concerts Series, Christmas and the Irish Heritage Concert in March, are held in the Cathedral of St. Patrick.
The Saint Thomas Church is a New York landmark, located in Manhattan, between the 53rd Street and Fifth Avenue. Address: 1 West 53rd Street, New York. Subway: 5th Avenue/53rd Street.
The church is open every day. Monday to Friday: 7:30am to 6:30pm. The hours vary on Saturdays and Sundays.
The church is well-known for its concert series, for its Anglican Church music. It is home of one's of the best singers of sacred music, the Saint Thomas Choir of Men and Boys.
The Trinity Church or Trinity Wall Street is situated in the Lower Manhattan, corner of Wall Street and Broadway. Address: 89 Broadway New York.
Beautiful architecture stuck between high-rise buildings, the Trinity Church is a must-see in New York City. The Cemetery Trinity Churchyard near the church is the last resting place for well-known people as Robert Fulton, the inventor of the steamboat and Alexander Hamilton. The Trinity Church offers series of concerts.