Christian Science Center Plaza and Reflecting Pool
A part of the Reflecting Pool with the Prudential Center in the background. From: https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2013/01/29/redevelopment-christian-science-plaza-needs-replicated/QjfYmb4ZGUztgbbgypUozM/story.html
Mother Church, Colonnade, and Reflecting Pool
Backstory and Context
Visitors can attend a host of concerts held at the plaza throughout the year, such as the bi-monthly "Pipes on the Plaza," a mid-day pipe organ concert. Chiming concerts (the ringing of the bells) can also be heard on the plaza. The Christian Science website lists the following times for Chiming concerts:
- 9:30 am and 4:30 pm on Sundays, for 15-20 minutes before church services (except during July and August);
- 11:30 am and 7:00 pm on Wednesdays, for 15-20 minutes before testimony meetings;
- Summer Friday evening concerts in July; and
- for Special concerts, as announced.
McMorrow, Paul. Adjusting Boston’s High Spine Redevelopment of Christian Science Plaza should be replicated. The Boston Globe. January 29, 2013. Accessed February 03, 2017. https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2013/01/29/redevelopment-christian-science-plaza-needs-replicate....
Splash Fountain at Christian Science Plaza. Boston Central. Accessed February 03, 2017. http://www.bostoncentral.com/activities/splash_fountain/p606.php.
Local Events on the Plaza. Christian Science. Accessed February 03, 2017. http://www.christianscience.com/find-us/visit-the-mother-church/local-events-on-the-plaza.