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Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

This is the Episcopal Church USA . It is, or rather, it will be because is unfinished , the site of the country’s largest cult.

Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

It was designed in 1888 and construction began in 1892, but were interrupted by a rather long time, during the two World Wars, which led to continuous changes of styles.

It started as neorrománico to end up being Gothic.

It takes many years that the works are construction and restoration at par.

The dimensions of this temple are colossal 183 meters in length and 70 meters.

Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

It has an interior surface of 11,200 square meters where you can see the sanctuary surrounded by granite columns and seven chapels distinct representing seven ethnic groups who came to the city through the Ellis Island .

Location of Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

Location of Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine

Location: Amsterdam Avenue and 112th Street.
Time: from 7.30 to 18.00.
Entry Fee: around 15 $, but is Free with New York Pass .
How to get there: Stations Metro Cathedral Pkwy (1, A, B, C).
About Central Park , Museum of the City of New York , Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum , Met .

It is one of the 50 stops New York Tourist Bus .