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Church of the Intercession
550 West 155th Street New York, NY 10032
Called a Gothic Revivalist Dream come true, the Church of the Intercession is set on a bluf overlooking the Hudson River. Built in 1914, the large church, tower, cloister, parish house, and vicarage were designed by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue for an independent congregation of the Episcopal Church of New York. The adjoining bucolic churchyard was once the rural cemetery of Wall Street's Trinity Church. In even earlier times, it was part of the farm of John James Audubon, the great artist-naturalist.

Access: Mon.- Sat. 10-4 Sun. 8-4 guided tours by appointment
Phone: (212) 283-6200
Category: Historic Houses/Sites
Subject: Religion , Architecture , General NYC History
Time Period: 20th Century to WW2


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