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Gethsemane Episcopal Church
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Gethsemane Episcopal Church from the north
Location 901-905 4th Ave., S., Minneapolis, Minnesota
Built 1883-1884
Architect Edward S. Stebbins
Architectural style Late Gothic Revival
NRHP reference No. 84001424
Added to NRHP March 8, 1984

Gethsemane Episcopal Church is an historic church in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is one of the oldest extant churches in Minneapolis and is significant for its Gothic Revival architecture.

Architect Edward Stebbins modeled the church on small Gothic style churches in rural England. It is proportioned rather broadly, as opposed having tall proportions, which is rather unusual for churches designed in the late 19th century. The area surrounding the church was primarily residential when it was first built, but it is now surrounded by commercial development.

Faced with reduced membership and financial struggle, the final Sunday morning service at Gethsemane will occur in November 2019.

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