Visit Riverside

The Riverside Church is located in the Morningside Heights neighborhood in Manhattan, near Columbia University where Harlem meets the Upper West Side.

212.870.6700 |

The Riverside Church

490 Riverside Dr, New York, NY 10027

(212) 870-6700

The Riverside Church is open to visitors Thursday through Sunday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. except for major holidays. Please note our Nave sanctuary is closed for renovations except on Sundays 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., excepting worship from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Guided tours are available.

Our Welcome Center / Gift Shop is open Thursday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. except for major holidays.

Our Accessible Entrance and Preferred Delivery Address is 91 Claremont Avenue.


Visit Our Welcome Center / Gift Shop

When visiting The Riverside Church, be sure to stop by our Welcome Center / Gift Shop to learn more about our church, purchase tickets for a tour or special event, and find that special keepsake!  The Welcome Center / Gift Shop is located just inside our fully accessible 91 Claremont Entrance and is open Thursday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. except for major holidays.  Adherence to our COVID-19 safety policies is required.

Tower tours are also available Thursday through Sunday – click below to learn more and purchase tickets.

Riverside Tower Tours

Public Transportation & Parking

Subway: Take the 1 Train to 116th Street. Walk north along Broadway to 120th Street, turn left and walk one block to Claremont Avenue, then turn right. The Claremont Avenue entrance will be on your left.

Bus: Take the M-104, M-4, or M-5 bus to 120th or 122nd Street.

Parking: The Claremont Avenue Garage is operated by Rapid Park Inc., and is accessed from 120th Street between Riverside Drive and Claremont Avenue. Normal hours of operation are daily from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight. There is a fee for parking, with reduced rates available for most worship services. A limited amount of street parking may also be available.

Let Us Host Your Event

Riverside offers a wide variety of event and meeting space large and small, from classrooms to banquet halls, with personalized customer service and individualized setup.  All spaces include roundtables, long tables, and chairs.  Catering and audio/video services are also available.

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