Fourth Presbyterian Church, Chicago

4.6
A vibrant worshiping and serving community, the Fourth Presbyterian Church of Chicago is made up of more than 5,400 members from diverse backgrounds, denominations, and faith traditions.

Across from the John Hancock Center and located at the heart of the city, on Chicago's Magnificent Mile, Fourth Church has been an active presence on North Michigan Avenue since 1914.

Ralph Adams Cram designed the 1914 church Sanctuary; its 1914 parish buildings around the courtyard were designed by architect Howard Van Doren Shaw, and the stained glass windows were designed by Charles J. Connick. The interior painting and decoration of the Sanctuary was overseen by Frederick Clay Bartlett. Gensler designed the 2012 Gratz Center addition.
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  • I first noticed the Fourth Presbyterian Church, when we first stayed at the Westin Hotel, on a previous trip. I could not help but notice it from the Westin Executive Lounge, as one can look down...  more »
  • Beautiful exterior and courtyard, and there was almost no one inside when we stopped in for a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle on Michigan Ave. A lovely surprise to find in the middle of...  more »
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  • Stunning architecture, peaceful retreat from the noisy, busy streets of Chicago. Beautiful place to meet Jesus. Even if it's after hours, explore a little. If people are there, they might let you come in. Be respectful and it might be one of the unexpected treasures you encounter while in Chicago. It was for us.
  • Offers more than you can see from the outside and beyond the small courtyard. At the back side, they also built a modern wing attached to the old church. Very cool.

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