Chicago Architecture Info

Holy Family Church

Address
1080 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, Illinois 60608
Basic Information
Type Holy Place
Maximum length 180 feet/54 meters
Neighborhood: Little Italy
More Information
  • This church has the oldest stained-glass windows in Chicago.
  • This is the second-oldest church in Chicago.
  • This church is a survivor of the Great Chicago Fire.
  • 1857: Construction began.
  • 1862: The transepts were added to this building.
  • 1866: The length of the church was increased by 40 feet.