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Fordham University Church

Fordham University, Bronx, NY
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Beautiful and historic

Listen, when you've seen one church, you've seen them all, I understand. However, this chapel is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Greenwich, Connecticut
Beautiful Place

The campus is beautiful. There are many places on this campus that are just gorgeous. The campus... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Lexington, South Carolina
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Located on Fordham University campus, this Gothic-style church was built in 1845 as a parish church and seminary chapel.
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3 weeks ago
“Beautiful and historic”
29 Apr 2017
“Beautiful Place”
Fordham University, Bronx, NY

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Listen, when you've seen one church, you've seen them all, I understand. However, this chapel is really quite beautiful, and the stained glass windows are said to be the inspiration for Edgar Allen Poe's poem THE BIRDS

1  Thank BobLeblaw
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The campus is beautiful. There are many places on this campus that are just gorgeous. The campus provides an oasis for people to enjoy beauty. The architecture is stunning. This is a great place to enjoy a peaceful time.

Thank stanley824
Reviewed 23 April 2017

With a beautiful architectural work of art, the university church. This catholic cathedral is an aesthetic marvel especially in spring and summer when the blooms are out in full glory.

3  Thank Tl D
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The church at Fordham University is one of the oldest buildings in the Bronx, dating back to the 1840s. The story around the church is that the beautiful stained glass windows were designed in Europe and destined to be part of St Patrick's Cathedral, but...More

Thank mjsheridan130
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Visited while visiting my son in 2015. He is a masters scolar at Fordham University. Beautiful old buildings. Students cafeteria a must to visit. You eat like a king for about $5 per person. The sport centre host many basketball events. Gyms are well equiped....More

Thank Charles P
Reviewed 24 March 2016

As a graduate from Fordham University - Gabelli Business School, it was a great experience, attending school. (graduation year 2006)

Thank aymascom
Reviewed 31 January 2016

A very beautiful church in a very beautiful setting- the campus of Rose Hill. We love Christmas Festival of the Carols.

Thank Chabrro
Reviewed 4 December 2015

On the campus of Fordham University, this church's bells have been said to inspire Edgar Allen Poe. Both of my sons attended Fordham Prep, and we had the privilege of visiting this beautiful old church with regularity.

Thank ladye5five
Reviewed 3 November 2015

I attended Fordham University, and probably spent two visits to the church, back then. I have been back a number of times to the campus, anf the church is one of the focal points of every trip. It is wonderfully preserved, stone floors, carved wooden...More

Thank john o
Reviewed 28 October 2015

This Church helps you to be inspired; To Talk With God. While talking, ( Praying ) in this Church you know; almost see Him Listening. This Jesuit/Catholic Church reminds you He is there, in your life; and quite interested.

Thank spcharest
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