Cathedral Church of the Advent
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Cathedral Church of the Advent (home to an Episcopalian congregation) is one of the oldest churches in the city and one of the few structures left from the Victorian period. It is a well-preserved example of English Gothic Revival architecture, which is often characterized by stained glass windows, a crenellated bell tower, and pointed arches. It was completed in 1885 though was first occupied two years earlier.
Backstory and Context
"History." Cathedral Church of the Advent. Accessed October 2, 2017. https://adventbirmingham.org/about/who-we-are/history.