Trinity Church in NYC

This historic church is located in Lower Manhattan where Broadway meets Wall Street and it is a registered National Historic Landmark. The Church of England’s New York community bought the land for the church’s construction in 1696.
 
The first Trinity Church building was … destroyed in the Great New York Fire of 1776. A replacement building … was deemed too weak after severe damage from snow storms.
 
The third church structure remains today and was constructed in 1846. The building was designed by Richard Upjohn co-founder of the American Institute of Architecture