St. John's Church, Omaha

St. John's Church, Omaha

St. John's Church, located on the campus of Creighton University, was built in English Gothic style. It was designed by a local architect - P.J. Creedon. This local university was named in honor of the Creighton family, who donated jewelry worth a fortune for the church’s construction. The building’s dimensions, without transept and apse, are 184 feet long and 138 feet wide. The construction, which lasted forty years (1887-1927), was built by the largest construction crew at the time - 4000 people.

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St. John's Church on Map

Sight Name: St. John's Church
Sight Location: Omaha, USA (See walking tours in Omaha)
Sight Type: Religious
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