Saving the architecture is a good idea...even when the church's congregation is long gone. Here we see an example of "re-use" as an upscale restaurant uses the structure for a restaurant. Simply a new twist to the old "Church Supper", I guess you could say.
New Hope was settled primarily by artists and writers. They came from all over to celebrate the beauty of the land and the river. When you bring people together from different backgrounds you get a good old fashioned American melting pot. Please keep an open mind you may meet someone very different and very nice.
This community can boast (in no special order) of varied ethnicities, spirtitual beliefs and sexual orientations as well as the mayflower money types and the many members of the Friends society.
If you bring your dog
the french bakery has a bucket with water
for dogs outside...
the sidewalks are small and crowded making
it less than ideal for bringing your dog