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Pilgrim Baptist Church

Pilgrim Baptist Church
Pilgrim Baptist Church

Bronzeville’s Pilgrim Baptist Church Gets $2 Million To Rebuild, Create National Museum Of Gospel Music

State Sen. Mattie Hunter, who attended Pilgrim Baptist Church as a child, helped secure the funding to support a $10 million effort to rebuild the space destroyed by fire and a storm.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Pilgrim Baptist Church Gets $216,000 Grant To Stabilize Historic Walls, But Far More Needed For Rebuild

The landmark Adler- and Sullivan-designed building at 3301 S. Indiana Ave. burned in 2006 and partially collapsed in August's vicious storm.

Bronzeville, Near South Side

Storm Collapses Wall Of Historic Pilgrim Baptist Church, Birthplace Of Gospel Music

The church at 3301 S. Indiana Ave., best known as the birthplace of gospel music and a rare surviving religious building by renowned architects Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan, was largely destroyed in a 2006 fire.

Bronzeville, Near South Side