Saint Paul’s Chapel and Graveyard

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

Broadway at Fulton Street

ARCHITECT: Unknown

DATE: 1764-68

STYLE: Georgian, Church

Church Georgian Graveyard Manhattan Tribeca

St. Paul’s Chapel is an outstanding example of Georgian church architecture in New York.  It displays greater refinement of proportion and detail than any other remaining church of its period. It is rich in historical associations and unique as the place of worship of George Washington. St. Paul’s Chapel is built of rough-dressed local stone cut in blocks hardly larger than cobblestones. These are handsomely reinforced at the window openings by brownstone frames, and at the corners by dressed stones or quoins. The most notable feature of this historic church is its spire which was built in 1794.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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