Before Pennsylvania there was New Sweden. Discover this last historic link to a forgotten past. Visit the church's pastoral surroundings and its burial ground of patriots and ordinary citizens alike.
Gloria Dei Church was designated as a National Historical Site in 1942, six years before Independence Hall.
Watch a video of the history of Gloria Dei/Old Swedes Church
Walk the grounds of Gloria Dei Churchyard
Last Updated: 04/17/2015