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Antietam National Battlefield

Sharpsburg, Maryland

It was at this battlefield that the Civil War saw its bloodiest single day battle. The...
Augustus Lutheran Church

Collegeville, Pennsylvania

The first church building of Augustus Lutheran Church is still standing and is the oldest...
Banneker Douglass Museum

Annapolis, Maryland

The Banneker-Douglass Museum is named for Benjamin Banneker and Frederick Douglass, and...
Barratt's Chapel and Museum

Frederica, Delaware

Under the direction of John Wesley after the American Revolutionary War, Thomas Coke and...
Bishop Hill

Bishop Hill, Illinois

Many consider the Jansonist emigration as the beginning of Swedish America. A number of...
Blandford Church And Cemetery

Petersburg, Virginia

This 18th-century church became a memorial to the Southern soldiers who died during the...
Boiling Spring Academy

Brentwood, Tennessee

The Boiling Spring Academy is a restored 1830 one room school house located in Primm...
Cathedral Basilica Of Saint Augustine

St. Augustine, Florida

First completed in 1565 of pine posts and cypress fronds by the founders of the city and...
Christ Church

Alexandria, Virginia

Christ Church was the first Episcopal Church in Alexandria and has played an important...
Christ Church And Burial Ground

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

“No other church has played a more significant role in our nation’s birth...
Christ Episcopal Church

Napoleonville, Louisiana

One of the oldest Episcopal churches west of the Mississippi River, Christ Episcopal...
Church Of San Germán Auxerre

San Germán, Puerto Rico

The Church of San Germán Auxerre overlooks the town of San Germán's main...
Convento De Porta Coeli

San Germàn, Puerto Rico

Dominican friars built the Convento de Porta Coeli in 1609 at the crest of a hill in what...
Diocese Of Helena

Helena, Montana

The Vicariate Apostolate of Nebraska was erected for Montana east of the Cascade...
Dominican Sisters Of St. Cecilia

Nashville, Tennessee

In her history of St. Cecilia Congregation, The Nashville Dominicans, Sister Rose Marie...
Dublin Heritage Center

Dublin, California

By viewing the Old St. Raymond's Church, the Murray School House, and the Dublin Pioneer...
Echo Church And Museum

Echo, Utah

This 1876 church is now a museum with a photographs collection and docent-led tours.
First African Baptist Church

Lexington, Kentucky

The First African Baptist Church was founded c.1790 to serve the religious needs of...
First Reformed Church Of Fishkill

Fishkill, New York

The church itself is one of the most historic buildings in all of Dutchess County. This...
Friends Meeting House

Lincoln, Rhode Island

The Quakers can boast of a long and rich historical legacy in America. The Lincoln, Rhode...
Jacksonville Historical Society

Jacksonville, Florida

This towering Gothic Revival church is the largest pre-1901 house of worship in...
Jemez State Monument Heritage Area

Jemez Springs, New Mexico

The village of Giusewa was built in the narrow San Diego Canyon by the ancestors of the...
Lee Chapel And Museum

Lexington, Virginia

Since the days of Robert E. Lee, Lee Chapel has been at the heart of life on the campus...
Lincoln Family Church

Springfield, Illinois

The Lincoln family began attending the church in 1850 after the death of three-year-old...
Monroe County Heritage Museum

Monroeville, Alabama

The Old Courthouse Museum houses the headquarters of the Monroe County Heritage Museum, a...
Old Dutch Church Of Sleepy Hollow

Tarrytown, New York

Surrounded by (and often confused with) Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, the church and its...
Old School Meetinghouse

Southampton, Pennsylvania

This meetinghouse preserves three hundred years of church history in Southampton, which...
Rehoboth Methodist Church & Museum

Union, West Virginia

Newly-arrived pioneers organized a Methodist church in the vicinity of Union in late 1784...
Saint Louis Cathedral

New Orleans, Louisiana

Since 1727 New Orleanians have worshipped in churches on this site. Half a dozen years...
Saint Paul's Church National Historic Site

Mount Vernon, New York

St. Paul's Church helps to tell the story of the development of colonial society and the...
San Fernando Cathedral

San Antonio, Texas

By the mid-1860s the population of San Antonio had outgrown the original structure. The...
San Francisco De Asis Mission Church

Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico

San Francisco de Asís Mission Church, c. 1772, is one of the best known and most...
San Miguel Mission

Santa Fe, New Mexico

The city of Santa Fe was founded in 1610, and El San Miguel (St. Michael's) Mission...
Socorro Mission

El Paso, Texas

The original Franciscan mission, Nuestra Señora de la Concepción del...
St. Elizabeth Catholic Church

Paincourtville, Louisiana

St. Elizabeth Catholic Church is a large brick basilican plan Gothic style church near...
St. Fidelis Catholic Church

Victoria, Kansas

 With a seating capacity of 1,100, St. Fidelis was the largest church west of the...
St. Joseph's Mission

Lapwai, Idaho

This first mission for the Nez Perce Indians was built in 1874 near Mission Creek on land...
St. Photios Greek Orthodox National Shrine

St. Augustine, Florida

The story of the first Greek migration to America, occurring in 1768, is retold in St....
Tennessee Civil War National Heritage Area

Murfreesboro, Tennessee

The Tennessee Civil War National Heritage Area tells the whole story of the Civil War,...
Touro Synagogue National Historic Site

Newport, Rhode Island

The Touro Synagogue was dedicated in 1762, and serves an active congregation today. The...
Tumacacori National Historic Park

Tumacacori, Arizona

Tumacácori NHP protects three Spanish colonial mission ruins in southern Arizona:...
Union Church Of Pocantico Hills

Tarrytown, New York

Visitors marvel at the colorful rose window created for the church by Henri Matisse. The...
Union Meetinghouse

Gilford, New Hampshire

Following the Civil War, the building came into possession of the Methodist-Episcopal...
Ysleta Mission

El Paso, Texas

The church was partially destroyed during a disastrous fire in 1907, but was...