Building Profile

Calvary United Methodist Church

901 Allegheny Ave.

Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 1pm-4pm

Neighborhood: Northside

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes -

Douton Way to the back of the building handicap parking and ramp.

Restrooms Available: Yes

Photography Restrictions: Yes


Design Matters

Sewickley-born architect Thomas Wolf worked for the Heinz family, and visited France for inspiration. He designed this Gothic church as a “Parlor Cathedral”, as it is patterned after the cathedrals of Europe but at only 1/10th the size.

Your Experience:  

Explore three of the largest Louis Comfort Tiffany stained glass pieces Louis Comfort Tiffany ever made. The vibrant colors and array of textures will surprise and delight.

Building Description:

Calvary was opened in 1893, and is situated in the Allegheny West neighborhood of the Northside.  It boasts a beautiful interior, complete with three of the largest Tiffany stained glass pieces ever made. The church has been designated a Historical Landmark.