First African Baptist Church

Interesting
Established in 1773 by freed slave George Leile, this church is considered the oldest black Baptist church in North America. By 1826 church members had established the first African-American Sunday School in the US. The current structure was built in 1859 by members of the congregation.

Useful information

Adresse : 

23 Montgomery St.

Phone:

+1 912-233-6597

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