Built in 1875, you can’t help but stare when  you come across the Gothic Chapel on a drive through Crown Hill.

Originally named the Gothic Vault

Made of  Indiana limestone

Architect: D.H. Bohlen (buried at Crown Hill) who also designed City Market and Tomlinson Halll

Cost $38,922.25 to build

James  Whitcomb Riley’s mortal remains rested here for over a year before he was buried on the highest point in Crown Hill in 1917.

When did you last visit Crown Hill and what are some of your favorite parts?

The building has had restorations in 1971, and in 2004-05