First Congregational Church, Akron

First Congregational Church, Akron

The historical roots of the First Congregational Church were set in 1833. The congregation worshiped in different buildings until it settled in the impressive church of the Richardsonian Romanesque style, established in 1910 and restored in 2005. It has an important architectural value and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Another amazing feature of the church is its organ with more than 4000 pipes, dating from 1951 and recently refurbished.

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Sight Name: First Congregational Church
Sight Location: Akron, USA
Sight Type: Religious
Guide(s) containing this sight: Religious Tour in Akron  

Walking Tours in Akron, Ohio

Create Your Own Walk in Akron

Create Your Own Walk in Akron

Creating your own self-guided walk in Akron 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.
Galleries Walk in Akron

Galleries Walk in Akron

Many interesting galleries open their doors to Akron's citizens and guests of the city. Presenting the most unique and original items, each of them features a different angle of cultural life in Akron and offers beautiful souvenirs. Take this tour and be sure not to miss any of these highlights.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.4 Km or 3.4 Miles
Religious Tour in Akron

Religious Tour in Akron

Akron has room for many different congregations, thus followers of every religion can find their place in the city, be it a Methodist, Lutheran, Catholic or Presbyterian church. Take this tour and discover the historical religious venues of Akron.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.7 Km or 2.9 Miles
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Akron, Ohio takes pride in a number of historic and cultural attractions found in the city. Among the most notable of them is the Akron Art Museum, showcasing modern artworks including pop art and photographs, housed in a 19th century building with an ultra-modern glass and steel addition. If you want to know more about Akron, its dramatic past and eventful present, take this orientation walk and...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.2 Km or 3.2 Miles