3095 East Florence Avenue
Huntington Park, California
Huntington Park is a city within Los Angeles County, to the south of downtown Los Angeles.
"Also, the establishment of the church in 1913, a few short years after the incorporation of the City, illustrates the importance of the church to the City’s initial development. According to James Kinsey in Images of America: Huntington Park, “This Catholic church has always played an important role in the community, but it is even more so in modern times with the influx of the Hispanic culture.”
"The interior of St. Matthias Church is extremely intact and continues to convey strong characteristics of the influence of the Gothic Revival style, which feature the use of leaded stained glass, high decorative ceilings to create an illusion of grandeur, the use of wood, and the use of various types of arches.