Monthly Archives: October 2010

Japan Society, Turtle Bay, NYC

Directly next to the Church of the Holy Family (see previous post) is the Japan Society at 333 East 47th Street. It was designed by Junzo Yoshimura with George Shimamoto of Gruzen Partnership, formerly Kelly and Gruzen–which I covered on … Continue reading

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Church of the Holy Family, Turtle Bay, NYC

This church at 135 East 47th Street is the parish for the nearby United Nations. It was dedicated in 1965. According to the church website, on October 4, 1965 Pope Paul VI held an ecumenical meeting in the church, marking … Continue reading

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