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Built during Jamestown’s Golden Age, when Jamestown’s Reuben Fenton was New York State Governor—located in the center of town, This is the oldest  publicly used structure in Jamestown. Boasting downtown’s most recognizable Spire of its kind, Visible from major thoroughfares all over the city.  

The goal is to transform this 19th century house of worship into a 21st century interfaith  center for the arts, 

The First Congregational Church will not become another static reminder of Jamestown’s by-gone glory, but a beacon of inspiration representing Jamestown’s Renaissance. 




The Spire and InSpire Development Center are also home to:


  • The Spire Theater

  • Big Time Productions and The Big Time Players

  • The Odyssey Hall

  • Odyssey Banquets and Events

  • Studio Metro

  • InSpire Development Association

  • Found Recording Studio

  • Annie's Heartsong Association 

  • Paul Schermerhorn Studio

  • Career Connections 

  • Steve Davis Studio


Rentals and Services


The sanctuary at The Spire can seat over 300 and is available to rent for:     

  • Concerts

  • Church Services

  • Wedding Ceremonies***

  • Theatrical Productions  

  • Lectures, Conferences, Seminars

  • Movies 

***For your convenience, The Spire can provide ordained ministers to officiate your Wedding Ceremony.  We also offer marriage preparation consultation.

Also at The Spire:

Odyssey Hall, a banquet hall that can seat over 120 and is available for:

  • Parties

  • Workshops 

  • Corporate Events

  • Dinner Theater 

  • Wedding Receptions

  • and more***

***contact us with special requests or for facility rental rates


The InSpire Business Center now offering:

  • Quality Commercial Space for Lease 

  • Studio and Rehearsal Space

  • Conference Rooms


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