History of Smith Metropolitan A.M.E Zion Church, Poughkeepsie, New York

Smith Metropolitan AME Zion Church is a historic African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church located at Smith and Cottage Streets in PoughkeepsieDutchess County, New York. The church was built between 1908 and 1910, with the parsonage added in 1914. The one-story, rectangular Gothic Revival church has an attached two-story bell tower topped by a pyramidal roof and a raised basement. The brick building features pointed arched openings and stained glass windows.It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1991