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Sacred Sites Open House: Discover Brooklyn! Tour

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Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

55 Cranberry Street

Brooklyn, NY

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Brooklyn is known as the “Borough of Churches” and on Sunday, May 6th from 10:30 AM – 12:45 PM, Marianne Hurley of the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission will lead visitors on a tour of the varied architectural religious styles of the City’s first historic district, Brooklyn Heights.

Exterior site visits will include: Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, (1842); Plymouth Church, (1850), First Presbyterian Church, (1846): Zion German Evangelical Lutheran Church, (1887); The First Unitarian Congregational Society, (1846); The Church of St. Ann and the Holy Trinity, (1847); The Brooklyn Heights Synagogue, (1858); Congregation B’nai Avraham, (1844); and Our Lady of Lebanon Cathedral, (1844). The tour will conclude at Richard Upjohn’s Gothic Revival Grace Church with an interior walk-through and a short presentation by Paul Olson, Grace Organist.

The tour will meet at Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, 55 Cranberry Street between Hicks and Henry.

Advanced registration is required.

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Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

55 Cranberry Street

Brooklyn, NY

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