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CHURCH OF ST. ANN AND THE HOLY TRINITY

CHURCH OF ST. ANN AND THE HOLY TRINITY
Brooklyn, New York, United States
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BACKGROUND

The Church of St. Ann and the Holy Trinity is one of the most important monuments of the Gothic Revival in America. Designed by the highly influential nineteenth-century architect and writer Minard Lafever (1798-1854) toward the end of his career, it is considered a crowning achievement of his oeuvre. (...)

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HOW WE HELPED

WMF joined the project in 1988 to address both the physical deterioration of the church and the steady decline in the number of skilled crafts workers in New York. In collaboration with the St. (...)

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WHY IT MATTERS

The Church of St. Ann and the Holy Trinity represents an important milestone in the development of Brooklyn Heights and the aspirations of the local community to have a grand ecclesiastical structure to signal the significance of the neighborhood. (...)