The Fordham University Church is a Catholic (Jesuit) church located at Fordham University in the Bronx, New York City. Originally constructed in 1845, the church was initially used as a seminary for the community, and later became part of the university in 1859. Contemporarily, it is the central place of worship and head of the university's campus ministry, which also has various associated chapels across the university's three campuses.Work out when and for how long to visit Fordham University Church and other Bronx attractions using our handy Bronx trip maker tool.
Fordham University Church reviews
While in New York for my daughter's LL.M. graduation from Fordham University, we found ourselves not at the Lincoln Center but in the Bronx. The site and grounds are simply stunning. We will go back..... more »
Walked by the University was told about the history of the University. Very beautiful campus. If I would have gone to college I very well may have considered this Univerity since it is nestled in... more »
I was here for a wedding ceremony. It's a pretty church with gorgeous stained glass windows (the priest doing the ceremony said they were originally built for St. Patrick's Cathedral). A good size, not too big or too small.
A HANDSOME STRUCTURE, the church is nestled among other stone-clad buildings that give the Fordham University campus a harmonious unity that is wonderfully old school. The church is a good place to linger or pray or both.
Plan your trip to Bronx
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
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Bronx
Hidden gems in Bronx
Side trips from Bronx
Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum
Duration: 1h 30 min
Historic Sites in Bronx
Nearby attractions in Bronx
Parks in Bronx
Trips to Fordham University Church by other users
29 days in Bronx BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto Fordham University Church Little Italy in the Bronx 20 days in New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM Bow Bridge Central Park Church of St. Paul the Apostle 60 days in New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Belvedere Castle Central Park Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton 21 days in New York City BY A USER FROM INDIA George M. Cohan Statue Times Square Central Park 13 days in New York City & Bronx BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES New York City Bronx 19 days in Bronx BY A USER FROM GHANA Bronx Zoo Little Italy in the Bronx The DeWint House