Marker Details

Trinity Episcopal Church

3404 South Main St.

Houston , 77006

National Register plaque mounted below THC medallion
Directions: Church on NE corner of S. Main St. at Holman, marker to left (facing) of front entrance.

Key Time Period: 1893 - 1919 City Beautiful - WW I

Corretions/New Research:

Marker Text: Established in 1893, Trinity Episcopal Church acquired this site in 1910. Construction of the sanctuary, designed by architect Ralph Adams Cram, began in 1917 and was completed in 1919. Features of the Gothic revival structure include a basilica plan with an offset buttressed and pinnacled tower, and art glass windows. Five rectors of the parish became bishops in the Episcopal church. Trinity Church continues to serve a large active congregation.

Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1986
Marker Type: RTHL Marker
Historical Org: Texas Historical Commission (THC)

Key Map Information: 493 T

GPS Coordinates: 29 44.391, 95 22.703

Precinct No: 1

Marker No: 10797