Barratt's Chapel was built in 1780, on land donated by Philip Barratt, a prominent political figure in the area. Barratt, who had recently become a Methodist, wanted to build a center for the growing Methodist movement in Delaware.
Religious - Christianity
Barratt's Chapel is the oldest surviving church building in the United States built by and for Methodists
In 1972 it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.