Church of Mary of the Assumption
Location: San Francisco
Architect: Pietro Belluschi and Pier Luigi Nervi
Year Completed: 1971
The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption in San Francisco replaced two previous churches of the same name. The original cathedral was built in 1854 and still stands today. It is now known as Old Saint Mary's Church. A second cathedral was constructed in 1891 but was destroyed by arson in 1962.