Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Gloria Dei Church
Erected 1954 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 39° 56.074′ N, 75° 8.613′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Touch for map. Marker is along the north facade of the church, with entrance off Christian Street between Columbus Boulevard and Interstate 95. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19147, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named "Gloria Dei" Church (here, next to this marker); Catherine Hanson (here, next to this marker); Old Swedes' Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Avenue Immigration Station (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Grand Battery (about 700 feet away); Shot Tower (about 800 feet away); Stephen Decatur (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robert Smith (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philadelphia.
Also see . . . Gloria Dei (Old Swedes' Church). National Park Service (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 589 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 6. submitted on November 29, 2014. 7. submitted on August 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.