St George The Martyr Greek Orthodox Church
5 Antill Street, South Hobart
Saturday, Nov 12
Architect: Hudson Roussos Architects (1958, 1981)
Consecrated in 1958, the Church of St George the Martyr was originally more of a small hall than a typical Greek Orthodox Church. A gift of adjoining land enabled the floor area to be doubled, adding a transept on either side of the existing nave, new circular columns and arches and a gallery. The existing temple was retained and a new dome added to reinforce the Byzantine style.
Open: Saturday 12 November, 10 am – 1 pm
Place of Worship
Late Twentieth Century (1961-2000)
History of Hobart
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