King's Chapel

Tremont and School Sts., Boston, Massachusetts

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King's Chapel

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Description 

Built between 1749 and 1754, this is an excellent example of Georgian church architecture. In 1785 the chapel became the first Unitarian church in the U.S. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, October 9, 1960

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 2, 1974
Reference number
74002045
Architectural style
Georgian
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Religious structure
Current function
Religious structure
Periods of significance
1700-1749; 1750-1799
Significant years
1749; 1754

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • July 21, 2015: Updated by Michael Miller: Added "Street View" & "Photos"

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