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Fordham University Church

Fordham University, Bronx, NY
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Beautiful and safe! The Rose Hill Campus is gorgeous in the middle of a city.

Friendly, warm and inviting. Incredibly beautiful, lovely students and faculty. I have not been... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Susan A
A Beautiful Chapel in the Middle of a Beautiful Campus

The Fordham Chapel is both historical and beautiful. It is a real treat to share in the mass... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Iloveoldsaybrook
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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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  • Average3%
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Friendly, warm and inviting. Incredibly beautiful, lovely students and faculty. I have not been to the campus in 20 years. As a Alumni of Fordham, I always loved the campus, but I had forgotten how beautiful the campus was: I could have stayed for hours...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Fordham Chapel is both historical and beautiful. It is a real treat to share in the mass celebration with the enthusiasm of so many young people. Locals seem to use this as their parish-- if you go, you will understand why. This is a...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

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

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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.

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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

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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

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