Our Lady of Mount Carmel Grotto

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Our Lady of Mount Carmel Grotto
Our Lady of Carmel Grotto 36 Amity Street Staten Island, NY.jpg
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Grotto, September 2012
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Grotto is located in New York City
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Grotto
Location 36 Amity St., Staten Island, New York
Coordinates 40°36′44″N 74°4′31″W / 40.61222°N 74.07528°W / 40.61222; -74.07528Coordinates: 40°36′44″N 74°4′31″W / 40.61222°N 74.07528°W / 40.61222; -74.07528
Area less than one acre
Built 1937
Architect Russo, Vito
Architectural style Grotto
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 00001276[1]
Added to NRHP November 02, 2000

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Grotto is a national historic district located at 36 Amity Street in Rosebank, Staten Island, New York. It is a historic Roman Catholic grotto designed and constructed by the local Italian American community. Work on the distinctive concrete and stone folk art structure was begun in 1937 and continues to the present. The property includes the grotto, a frame meeting hall dated to about 1920, and contributing landscape features and ancillary structures and objects.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[1]

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