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North Christian Church

850 Tipton Lane, Columbus, IN
812-372-1531
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Ranked #4 of 11 Attractions in Columbus
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Cultural
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Orland Park, Illinois
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113 reviews 113 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I've photographed more than 100 churches throughout the United States and the North Christian Church ranks in my top 10! The architecture is unique and amazing. I was fortunate to have the interior of the church to myself. Typically it's a challenge getting the lights turned on, but there were instructions on the wall as I entered the church. The... More 

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Grayslake, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Exploring this well known architecture of Columbus, Indiana is worth the time. It is a beautiful designed church, very unique with the classrooms and offices and meeting rooms surrounding the inner church. Lovely done.

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Columbus, Indiana, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

This is another beautiful church in Columbus, IN. The designers of this church really out did themselves. Many thanks the J. I. Miller family

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Columbus, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

great architure, beautiful inside. attended a philharmonica band performance that my grandson was in. great accoustics. church is round w/pulpit down at the bottom so everyone has an uninterrupted view.

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Brookville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

This is a keystone piece of archetecture in a city that has the highest concentration of archetectural masterpieces found anywhere. Many of the biggest names in archetecture have designed buildings for Columbus, Indiana. It was once refered to as "The Athens of the Prairie"

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Columbus, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

The sanctuary is built in a circle with the altar in the middle and the choir at one end. This allows for the flow of worship throughout the building.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

If you have a chance, the interior of the church is worth seeing. The hexagonal shape suggests the connection of the members and the altar moves for different events. Quite a thoughtful reflection and approach to the Sunday experience.

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Bayonne, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

This building, by the younger Saarinen, is worth the drive out from the many sights in downtown Columbus. The exterior is stunning, and the interior is a masterpiece of simplicity. Take the time to sit down and admire the tranquil interior.

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Tijeras, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012 via mobile

Must see in Columbus, Indiana. Saarinen's architectural gem is grand outside and coccoon" ish" on the inside very interesting.

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Columbus, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

Great exterior, we took many pics. It has a very nice neighborhood, lots of greenery and very quite place. There were not many people, may be you see lot of people at the time of mass.

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