St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Fort Worth

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Fort Worth

Saint Andrew's Church is a parish of the Diocese of Fort Worth. The mission church was established by Rt. Rev. Alexander C. Garrett, Bishop of Northern Texas, on March 17, 1875. It gained the status of parish in 1878. The Perpendicular Gothic building is a well known landmark in downtown Fort Worth. It was built by William Miller Sons & Co. of Pittsburgh, PA. The first service in this building was held on Rogation Sunday, May 12, 1912.

The parish is also known for its historical evangelical commitment. Services follow Low Church practice with the clergy only in choir dress. There is no tabernacle, and the elements of communion are not reserved. There is an emphasis on the Articles of Religion and Reformed doctrine. The typical Sunday service is Morning Prayer, except the first Sunday of the month, when Holy Communion is celebrated.

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Sight Name: St. Andrew's Episcopal Church
Sight Location: Fort Worth, USA
Sight Type: Religious
Guide(s) containing this sight: Places of Worship Tour in Fort Worth  

Walking Tours in Fort Worth, Texas

Create Your Own Walk in Fort Worth

Create Your Own Walk in Fort Worth

Creating your own self-guided walk in Fort Worth is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Places of Worship Tour in Fort Worth

Places of Worship Tour in Fort Worth

Over the centuries Fort Worth has proven to be a very religious city, by establishing an impressive number of holy places. Some of them like First United Methodist Church and St. Andrew's Cathedral have become key symbols of the city. The churches display various architectural styles and confessions. Take this walking tour to visit the most famous religious buildings in Fort Worth.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.4 km
Museums and Galleries Tour in Fort Worth

Museums and Galleries Tour in Fort Worth

Fort Worth is listed among the museum-capitals of the southwest region of the United States. Do not hesitate to spend a few hours exploring its most famous museums and art galleries, such as Forth Worth Museum and Kimpbell Art Museum, both of which describe the history of the city, as well as its cultural development. Take this guide to experience Fort Worth's best museums and art galleries.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.9 km
Fort Worth Cultural Tour

Fort Worth Cultural Tour

The great variety of museums, galleries and art venues makes Fort Worth one of the most visited cultural destinations, it attracts a lot of tourists all year round. The city is proud of its diverse cultural venues, so don't miss a chance to visit them on this tour.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.9 km