Church of the Transfiguration
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Unknown, 1849

Built in neo-Gothic style, Transfiguration has 14th century stained glass, elegant chapels and a picturesque garden. The church provided sanctuary to African-Americans during the Civil War and has a long-time association with the acting community. Thousands of couples were married at the church during World War II.

Saturday & Sunday Program Info: 11:30 am Sat: Concert: "Wedding Favorites," the Boys' and Girls' Choirs of the Church of the Transfiguration; 12:00 noon Sat: Talk and Tour: Marriage at the Little Church, The Rev. John David van Dooren, Rector; 2 pm Sat: Organ Concert, Dr. Claudia Dumschat, Organist/Choirmaster; 2 pm Sun: "A Celebration of Song": Members of the Episcopal Actors' Guild Sing Hits from Broadway and Beyond; 10:30 am Sat, 1 pm Sat, 3 pm Sat, 1 pm Sun, 2:30 pm Sun: Guided Tours of the Church; 12:45 pm Sun: Children's Tour; 1 pm Sab, Visita con Guía (en español). Historic vestments on display throughout the weekend.

For Kids: Children's Guided Tour: Birds, Beasts and Bees of the Little Church; Guided Tour: History, Art & Architecture of the Little Church (each given by a Transfiguration Tour Guide).

Since the first OHNY Weekend in 2003, this site is one of 10 that have participated every year. When you visit, please thank them for championing an open city! To see a full list of 15th Anniversary sites, click here.

 

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