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St. Thomas Church

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1 W 53rd St, New York City, NY 10019-5401
+1 212-757-7013
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Gorgeous and in the area of many other sites to see

This is well within walking distance of other sites to see, so it is worth the walk. Try and see... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2016
Port Alberni, Canada
Always enjoyable. Usually peaceful, but sometimes organ-playing is extremely loud.

St. Thomas, or the Fifth Avenue Episcopal Church as it is more often referred to, is located on... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2016
New York City, New York
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Built in 1913, this impressive church contains statues of more than 40 saints and bishops.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1 W 53rd St, New York City, NY 10019-5401
+1 212-757-7013
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Reviewed May 30, 2016

This is well within walking distance of other sites to see, so it is worth the walk. Try and see it during the day and at night. It is incredible and pretty startling to see something so amazing in the midst of all the crazy...More

Thank helena218
Reviewed May 25, 2016

St. Thomas, or the Fifth Avenue Episcopal Church as it is more often referred to, is located on Fifth Avenue at Fifty-third Street and is one of the sites on my Fifth Avenue Walking Tourt. This impressive Church was opened just before 1900 when the...More

Reviewed May 13, 2016

St. Paul's Chapel church is located close to New York stock exchange building. Old architecture building standing in the middle of sky skippers buildings.

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Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Enjoy the remarkable and prestigious group of boys singing melodious that will enhance your spiritual needs, a stunning display of how a church should be made in its simplicity yet good for your soul.

Thank Jun J
Reviewed April 14, 2016

This church is a very special structure. Just go inside you will be amazed. The stained glass is superior. You can go to service during the week at the small chapel at the left rear of the main church. All public is welcome to enter...More

Thank kalimotxo2016
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Stumbled across this whilst we were waiting to go to the Rockafella centre. Beautiful outside and stunning inside....well worth a visit and it's close to loads of great stuff!

Thank bindyboo
Reviewed March 31, 2016

St. Thomas Church stands at the corner of Fifth Avenue and 53 Street, almost diagonally across from St. Patrick's Cathedral three sort blocks down the street. Its elegant neo-gothic design is not just "facade-deep"; the neo-gothic interior continues on the inside, providing a perfect setting...More

Thank DrMPA S
Reviewed March 7, 2016

If you collect Episcopal churches, as I do--from the 18hC in SC and Virginia on up--this masterpiece is a must, one of the most beautiful faux gothic buildings in America.

Thank FWhiteIII
Reviewed February 29, 2016

As a New Yorker and Episcopalian I used to go the this church frequently both for their concerts and their sung services. The choir is renowned, as is the boy's choir - one of the few church choir schools in the country and easily on...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed February 22, 2016

One of the most beautiful churches in NYC. Located on Fifth Avenue not far from St. Patrick's. Very social church - NYCs society church.

Thank Bobbi G
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 paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Response from badbaruch57 | Reviewed this property |
I assume yes but have no idea really. I m away from New York but can stop by there next week when I return and check for you. Did you call them up ?