Discovering Great Mormon Buildings

San Diego 3rd and 8th Ward Exterior


It was difficult to get a shot of this building with all the trees at the sidewalk and with a tall security fence surrounding the building. This photo is of the chapel, taken from the sidewalk in front of the building. The Cultural Hall is unconnected and to the right of this photo. Access between the two is through an internal courtyard.

5299 Trojan Ave
San Diego, CA
Built 1962
Architect: Deems and Martin Associates
Map Location of Building

About these ads

One response

  1. Seattle Architect

    A very unique building and an amazing chapel filled with daylight, which seems like an appropriate place to worship. However, I can’t get past the unfortunate exterior light fixture location on the picture. Seems like a little creatively could have gone a long way into integrating exterior lighting, even if it were added years after the building was finished like that light was.

    April 26, 2012 at 10:56 pm

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 439 other followers