Back Bay Church Named National Historic Landmark

BOSTON (CBS) – You’ve probably driven in Boston’s Back Bay and not given much notice to the church at the corner of Newbury and Berkley streets.

But that church has been given a very special recognition.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mark Katic reports

The Church Of The Covenant is being added to the registry of National Historic Landmarks.

The windows in Church Of The Covenant. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Mark Katic)

The windows in Church Of The Covenant. (Credit: WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mark Katic)

The church stands out with 42 windows designed by Tiffany Glass & Decorating Co. and a large chandelier lamp.

There are 82,000 sites in the registry but only 2,500 National Historic Landmarks in the country.

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