Historic Markers Across Tennessee



First Presbyterian Church



Marker ID: THC 3B 41
Location: on Main Street between Foster Street and Locust Avenue, Gallatin, TN
County: Sumner
Coordinates: N 36° 23.264    W 086° 26.927
  36.38773333    -86.44878333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMD7G2
 



Text:

The oldest church building in Gallatin in continuous existence, this church was organized October 25, 1828. The building was erected in 1836-37 and is an example of early Greek Revival architecture. The sanctuary was used as a hospital for Federal troops during the Civil War.

Erected by Tennessee Historical Commission.