First Baptist Church, Asheville

First Baptist Church, Asheville

First Baptist Church is a historic Baptist church located at Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina. It was designed by architect Douglas Ellington and built in 1925–1927. It is a four-story, domed, polygonal brick building with Art Deco design influences. The front facade features a colossal hectastyle portico.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.
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First Baptist Church on Map

Sight Name: First Baptist Church
Sight Location: Asheville, USA (See walking tours in Asheville)
Sight Type: Religious
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Walking Tours in Asheville, North Carolina

Create Your Own Walk in Asheville

Create Your Own Walk in Asheville

Creating your own self-guided walk in Asheville is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Historical Churches Walking Tour

Historical Churches Walking Tour

The city of Asheville has tons of offerings to all visitors who come to discover its dazzling religious architectural monuments. Each street corner is another door to a new, interesting denomination. On this self guided walking tour, you will visit the most important religious venues in downtown Asheville.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 Km or 1.1 Miles
Shopping Walking Tour in Asheville

Shopping Walking Tour in Asheville

Shopping in Asheville is an elaborate activity, so one will definitely need a good deal of time to prepare for this exciting adventure through the city streets, which are packed with shops, little stores and craft galleries. Take the following tour and visit the most renowned and interesting shops of Asheville.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.1 Km or 0.7 Miles
Asheville Introduction Walking Tour

Asheville Introduction Walking Tour

A busy commercial hub, Downtown Asheville is filled with indie boutiques, cutting-edge galleries, historic houses, and specialty food stores, plus artisan shops in the elegant Grove Arcade. Farm-to-table and Southern restaurants dot the area, alongside breweries, chic cocktail bars, and storied music venues. Eclectic attractions include the unusual Pinball Museum and the Basilica of Saint Lawrence...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.3 Km or 1.4 Miles