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Abandoned church / St. Dunstan in London

St Dunstan-in-the-East was a Church of England parish church on St Dunstan's Hill, half way between London Bridge and the Tower of London in the City of London. The church was largely destroyed in the Second World and the ruins are now a public garden.

fin garden, kashan, iran | islamic art + architecture

Fin Garden, Kashan, Iran Kashan is an oasis city coined between the Dasht-e Kavir (Desert of Salt Marsh) on its eastern side and the Zagros mountains on its western side. The city and its surroundings boast a broad variety of interesting sites,.

Hallgrimskirkja, Reykjavík, Iceland | Incredible Pictures

Hallgrimskirkja, Reykjavik, Iceland is a Lutheran (Church of Iceland) parish church in Reykjavík, Iceland. It is the largest church in Iceland and the sixth tallest architectural structure in Iceland.

[St Patrick, New York City]  ... I love the ornate complexity of St. Pat's, contrasting with the adjacent glass building

St Patrick's Cathedral, NYC* *we always make a visit here ,when visiting the "Big Apple"

architectural-review: “ Phillip Buckingham: Berlin church in watercolour and pencil - limited palette but a dramatic effect. ”

Phillip Buckingham: Berlin church in watercolour and pencil - limited palette but a dramatic effect

Lotus Temple in New Delhi, India  Said to be the most visited building in the world.

Lotus Temple in New Delhi, India

Lotus Temple, New Delhi, India. Built in the temple is a Bahai house of worship. The building has a nine sided circular shape, as required by Bahai faith. The architect of the temple is Iranian-American Fariborz Sahba.

San Josemaría Escrivá Church by Javier Sordo Madaleno Bringas

Javier Sordo Madaleno Bringas - San Josemaría Escrivá Church Mexico city - we need to take some more chances with our architecture in the USA

Catedral de Ávila. The Cathedral of Ávila is a Catholic church in Ávila in the south of Old Castile, Spain. It is in the Romanesque and Gothic architectural traditions. It was planned as a cathedral-fortress, its apse being one of the turrets of the city walls

Catedral de Ávila. The Cathedral of Ávila is a Catholic church in Ávila in the south of Old Castile, Spain. It is in the Romanesque and Gothic architectural traditions. It was planned as a cathedral-fortress, its apse being one of the turrets of the city walls

Completed just in time for Pope Francis’s visit last September, the $177 million restoration of St. Patrick’s Cathedral in midtown was the landmark’s first major overhaul in 70 years. New York architecture firm Murphy Burnham & Buttrick oversaw the three-year project, which touched nearly every part of the Gothic Revival masterpiece, designed by James Renwick Jr. and finished in 1879. Notably, 3,600 stained-glass panels were repaired and cleaned, as were the 9,200-pound bronze entry door...

12 New York City Landmarks That Won Awards

Pritzker Prize–winning architect Richard Meier designed Jubilee Church, just outside Rome, as part of Pope John Paul II's 1993 initiative to reinvigorate parish activity in the city. Three concrete sails, modeled on the half circle, are supported by a square spine. Windows nestled between each of the slabs allow light to fill the volume at varying degrees, depending on the hour.

17 Striking Concrete Buildings Around the World

Pritzker Prize–winning architect Richard Meier designed Jubilee Church, just outside Rome, as part of Pope John Paul II Museum Architecture Joseph J Abhar

Gloucester Cathedral, or the Cathedral Church of St Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity, in Gloucester, England, stands in the north of the city near the river. It originated in 678 or 679 with the foundation of an abbey dedicated to Saint Peter (dissolved by King Henry VIII)  The cathedral, built as the abbey church, consists of a Norman nucleus (Walter de Lacy is buried there), with additions in every style of Gothic architecture. It is 420 feet (130 m) long, and 144 feet (44 m)…

The cloisters at the Cathedral Church of St Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity, in Gloucester, England. It originated in 678 or 679 with the foundation of an abbey dedicated to Saint Peter (dissolved by King Henry VIII).

Islam, Islamic Architecture, Islamic Art

50 Most Fascinating Places Must be Visited in the World

Breath taking Islamic architecture at the Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi, UAE - United Arab Emirates

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