Central Baptist Church (Miami, Florida)

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Central Baptist Church
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Central Baptist Church (Miami, Florida) is located in Miami
Central Baptist Church (Miami, Florida)
Central Baptist Church (Miami, Florida) is located in Florida
Central Baptist Church (Miami, Florida)
Central Baptist Church (Miami, Florida) is located in the US
Central Baptist Church (Miami, Florida)
Location500 N.E. 1st Ave., Miami, Florida
Coordinates25°46′31″N 80°11′31″W / 25.77528°N 80.19194°W / 25.77528; -80.19194Coordinates: 25°46′31″N 80°11′31″W / 25.77528°N 80.19194°W / 25.77528; -80.19194
Arealess than one acre
Built1926
Built byLey, Fred T., & Co.
ArchitectDougherty & Gardner
Architectural styleClassical Revival
MPSDowntown Miami MRA
NRHP reference #88002988[1]
Added to NRHPJanuary 4, 1989

The Central Baptist Church is a historic church in Miami, Florida. It is located at 500 Northeast 1st Avenue. On January 4, 1989, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. On October 21, 2007, Central Baptist Church voted to merge with Christ Fellowship, originally named First Baptist Church of Perrine. The church was built in 1925.

The Central Baptist Church is directly served by the Miami Metrorail at Government Center via free transfers to the Metromover, which provides direct service to the College North station. The church is also within walking distance from the Historic Overtown/Lyric Theatre Metrorail station.

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.

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