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Metropolitan AME Zion Church

182 York St.
Chester, SC 29706
Phone:
(803) 385-2809

Metropolitan African ´╗┐Methodist Episcopal Zion (AMEZ) Church was started in 1866 as a brush arbor church, a structure made of poles and covered with tree branches and bushes by freed slaves. The first wooden structure was built by the church's congregation in 1874. It was replaced by the current brick Romanesque Revival building in 1913. View from outside; open on Sundays.