Church of Christ gives tour of chapel

The Chapel was originally commissioned in 1887. Photos by Alicia Kirsch

NORFOLK — The Church of Christ, located at 12 Village Green, opened the doors to the Battell Chapel during the Weekend in Norfolk and offered tours of the chapel’s stained glass windows. 

The chapel was commissioned in 1887 by Urania Battell Humphrey in honor of her parents, Joseph and Sarah Battell. Sarah Battell died before getting to see the chapel finished. 

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