First Church of Christ, Scientist Pasadena - Pasadena, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 34° 08.659 W 118° 08.383
11S E 394925 N 3778744
Quick Description: Historic church building in Pasadena, California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 2/21/2012 5:41:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMDT6Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 8

Long Description:
The First Church of Christ, Scientist Pasadena was built beginning in 1909. The Classical Revival church building was designed by architects Marston & Van Pelt. At the time of its construction it was the largest building in Pasadena. It was designed to be completely fireproof and was topped by one of the earliest examples of a reinforced concrete dome. The building recently underwent an 18-month restoration and seismic upgrade. The building is a contributing building in the Pasadena Playhouse Historic District.
Date of building: 1/1/1909

How date of building was determined: Dated cornerstone

Dominant Architectural Style: Classical Revival

Address/Location:
80 Oakland Street
Pasadena, California


Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Service time: 10:00 AM

Congregation sponsors a Christian Science Reading Room?: yes

Reading Room location: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
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