A pillar of the community in lower Manhattan, Trinity Church has played an integral part in New York history from the Revolutionary War to present day. In 1698 Capt. William Kidd gave the runner and tackle from his ship to the builders for hoisting during construction.The church was rebuilt twice before the final reconstruction was completed in 1846. Admire the bronze doors and 23 bells, which reflect the rich patronage the church has received throughout the years. See the burial place of Alexander Hamilton and other famed New Yorkers in the cemetery. Near the burial grounds, you can also visit the tree sculpture commemorating those lost on 9/11. The church is still active with services and a full music program. Put Trinity Church into our New York City online trip itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in New York City.
Tours to Trinity Church
$59 BOOK WITH VIATOR Statue of Liberty Monument, 9/11 Memorial and Wall Street Tour
Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes
Trinity Church reviews
Although it was under renovations when we went, we still got to see what we came for, HAMILTON!!! Can't wait to go back when it's fully reopened. more »
Trinity Church is in Lower Manhattan, at the corner of Wall St and Broadway. .It is a functioning parish of the Episcopal Church, feel free worship there, particularly if you are a member of the... more »
A great historic landmark not to miss while on a walking tour of the financial district in New York. We visited here on a cool morning and it wasn't crowded. The architecture of this beautiful building catches our eyes from far away. Grand from outside and grand from inside. It's really decorated and maintained very well. Such a peaceful place to be at amongst the hustle and bustle of the busy city of New York. We were here for about half an hour but someone can spend more time based on how much leisure they have. Would like to visit again and spend some more time there.
The main cathedral was undergoing renovations while we were there, so only the chapel was open. The financial district is a relatively easy walk. It's not as big as midtown or uptown, and I think I liked it best of all.
Plan your trip to New York City
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in New York City
Hidden gems in New York City
Museums in New York City
Natural History Museum
American Museum of Natural History
Duration: 3 hoursBuy tickets from $23 »
Side trips from New York City
Historic Sites in New York City
Nearby attractions in New York City
Trips to Trinity Church by other users
32 days in New York City BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA Belvedere Castle Central Park Institute for the Study of the Ancient World 60 days in New York City BY A USER FROM DENMARK Belvedere Castle Central Park Forbes Galleries 42 days in East Coast of USA BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Bar Harbor Newport New York City 35 days in New York City BY A USER FROM TUNISIA Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine Central Park Bow Bridge 30 days in New York City & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM ITALY New York City Los Angeles 4 days in New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES 9/11 Memorial New York Public Library Times Square