Sunday, July 5, 2020

Baháʼí House of Worship in Wilmette

Gorgeous structure - the oldest of the existing Baháʼí temples. The enormous, round, white temple was built in 1912 - 1953. Location, GPS coordinates: 42.07445 N...

St. Stanislaus Kostka Church

A beautiful church in the so called "Polish Cathedral" style - a localised variation of Neo-Renaissance style. This ornate building was constructed in 1881. Location,...

St. Mary of the Angels in Chicago

Large, ornate building in the Polish Cathedral style. The church was constructed in 1914-1920 in Neo-Renaissance style, inspired by St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. Location,...

St John Cantius Church

The history of Chicago is also a history of the great immigration of diverse European nations to America. One of these nations - Polish...

Unity Temple in Oak Park

This church is considered to be the first modern building in the world, with immense influence on the development of architecture in the 20th...

St Augustine Memorial Presbyterian Church

One of the most beautiful churches in the southern states of United States, built in Neo-Renaissance style in 1889. Location, GPS coordinates: 29.89379 N 81.31686 W Categories: Churches Values: Architecture,...

San Jose de Tumacacori church

Spanish colonial church from the late 18th century. A mission was established here in 1691. Location, GPS coordinates: 31.56856 N 111.05087 W Categories: Churches Values: Architecture, Visual Rating: Where is located? North America,...

Mission San Xavier del Bac

This Franciscan mission was constructed in the late 18th century in Baroque stye. The architecture and arts of the sumptuous structures unite European and...

Baboquivari Cave

Sacred cave of Tohono O'Odham people, center of their cosmology. According to their beliefs here lives I'itoi - protector of the people. Nearby are...

Ulupo Heiau

Enormous ancient temple with 55 by 43 m large platform. Walls of the platform rise up to 9 m tall. The temple reached the...