Riverside Church

Riverside Church is a Christian church in New York City. Although interdenominational it is also associated with the American Baptist Churches USA and the United Church of Christ. The church is situated at 120th Street and 490 Riverside Drive in New York's Upper Manhattan neighborhood of Morningside Heights. It is across the street from the President Grant's Tomb. It is famous for its large size and elaborate Neo-Gothic architecture as well as its history of social justice. The church is two blocks south of Grant's tomb and was the site of Jackie Robinson's funeral service in 1972.
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