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The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

New York, USA
4.8 / 24
The temple is located in Manhattan and is the fourth largest Christian cathedral in the world. Refers to the Protestant church. The fundraising committee for construction in 1925 was headed by the future US president F. Roosevelt. The temple was opened in 1941, but construction continued anyway. The cathedral covers an area of two football fields and can simultaneously accommodate five thousand people.
Address:1047 Amsterdam Avenue, New York
Phone:+1 212-316-7540
Hours:monday: 07:30–18:00 tuesday: 07:30–18:00 wednesday: 07:30–18:00 thursday: 07:30–18:00 friday: 07:30–18:00 saturday: 07:30–18:00 sunday: 07:30–18:00

Beautiful grand cathedral! It's hard to appreciate the size of the building until you are inside it. Standing next to the columns reminded me of stan.. Read more »
From the outside beatiful building, but from the inside full of scaffolds as it is being repaired. But the chapels at the back are great. There is als.. Read more »
Incredible - like a museum, with contributions from major artists and sculptors. It’s the largest non-Catholic church in the world and the sixth large.. Read more »
Absolutely gorgeous. Though I'm not religious, I love gothic architecture and religious imagery so I frequent cathedrals any time I go on a trip anywh.. Read more »
The Cathedral is so pretty and historical. It's so big and impressive. The self guided tour ($5) looked very good but I went in to pray (which is free.. Read more »
World's largest cathedral which is truly something to see. A sacred space and architectural wonder. We took a behind the scenes tour (be sure to sche.. Read more »
I had a incredible afternoon with my nephew. This Cathedral is the most biggest in the World .Its Gothic details omg let's you with the mouth open ,it.. Read more »
Stopped for a brief visit while chaperoning a high school choir of 100. They arranged easy access for our large group & provided a beautiful large spa.. Read more »
TRAVELERS BE AWARE, packed with rude French students that show any respect, Staff is rude and unwilling to collaborate with you, they just want you to.. Read more »
This is a must visit location. The roof top tour finishes on the roof with Central Park and NYC at your feet. It will never be finished. Their garden .. Read more »
This Cathedral was amazing. From the beautiful stained glass windows,the architecture to the stone work, was absolutely aww inspiring. The history of .. Read more »
Truly a beautiful and sacred space. Well worth a visit! We arrived when there was a guide at the welcome desk and she showed us around the 7 chapels d.. Read more »
Fantastic space. Interesting tours. Wonderful variety of programs. One thing to note; at the time of this writing, Google lists it as a Catholic cath.. Read more »
Beautiful cathedral and a great place for field trips for students/children. The tour guides are knowledgeable and engaging and there’s so much fascin.. Read more »
Extraordinary place. So many great memories here over the years from the parade of ghouls, to visits with family, and the prayers offered up. Once my .. Read more »
Beautiful cathedral. Lots of art/architecture to enjoy while exploring the interior. Beautiful stained glass and lots of informative plaques in the in.. Read more »
The Cathedral and grounds are deserving of a visit. And there's an albino peacock living in the Garden! The signage is excellent but the lighting is t.. Read more »
Great architecture! This cathedral is huge, rocket high ceiling, very well maintained. We just visited and prayed. Mass schedule are posted once you e.. Read more »
Just to get the facts right, no it's not "the largest" but one of the largest churches in the world. And yes if they ever managed to finish it as plan.. Read more »
A very sobering experience. I loved visiting here right here in NYC. A lovely place to see. Its built beautifully and im glad we came.
It was beautiful! Very nice place to visit and take amazing photos of. Staff was attentive and friendly. The entrance fee was only 5.00, due to COVID... Read more »
A beautiful building! Plan on taking some time when visiting. Take in all the detail of the artwork. Free to come in and worship but they will hit you.. Read more »
went there for work but otherwise is you're a tourist or from out of town check it out
A special place....
My review is solely based on the aesthetic of the cathedral because I haven’t attended a mass here, yet. With that said, though, I really enjoyed the .. Read more »
Just art and old school
The Cathedral of St. John the Divine is the world's fourth largest cathedral, the world's largest Christian Church, also is the world's most beautiful.. Read more »
The largest church on Earth. One must go inside during the day when you can see the massive structure of this place. So many separate rooms on the sid.. Read more »
The architecture of this church is amazing. It's actually multiple chapels inside this great cathedral It's amazing the effort taken to build this. T.. Read more »
Wonderful landmark! I had a great tour about ANGELS and the guide is called Thomas, a very coop man with a mind full of great information that you wi.. Read more »