New London – Visit three historic churches in New London for a holiday tour with live music at each location! New London Landmarks hosts this family-friendly walking tour that will be held rain or shine and starts at St. Sophia’s Church at 200 Hempstead Street in New London on Saturday, January 7th at 1:00p.m. See magnificent architecture, learn history of building and listen to live music.
$15 admission / $10 members
Tickets can be purchased by credit card up to one day before event online or by cash or check at the door.
Where to Meet
Meet at St. Sophia’s Greek Orthodox Church at 12:45 p.m. on Saturday, January 7, 2017.
200 Hempstead Street, New London. Parking available on street and in lot behind church.
Historic Churches you will visit
St. Sophia’s Greek Orthodox Church, 200 Hempstead Street
The Sistine Chapel of New London will include St. Sophia’s Choir singing Christmas hymns in Orthodox faith tradition.
St. James Episcopal Church, 76 Federal Street
See several original Tiffany windows in this 1850 Richard Upjohn masterpiece with performance by Kia A. Baird, Soprano accompanied by Sue Caplet, piano.
St. Mary’s Star of the Sea, 10 Huntington Street
Decorated for Christmas, enjoy sounds of magnificent organ in this 1876 Gothic Revival Church.
Reception at New London Landmarks, 49 Washington Street
Enjoy coffee and treats at the historic David Bishop House.
(approximately 1 mile walk round trip)
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New London Landmarks is a non-profit corporation to promote the preservation and development of the urban environment of New London, Connecticut, including significant individual structures, streetscapes, neighborhoods, and open spaces.
We are actively working to preserve New London’s historic resources through educational programs, house tours, and collaborations with other historic organizations in the city.