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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

2 South Claiborne Street, Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 434-1565
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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Just a very Beautiful Church and Service - Full Mass Wedding was beautiful and so was the bride and her bridesmaids. Just a very awesome place to have a Catholic Wedding.

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Cropwell, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

A wonderful church for a wedding. If you are Catholic and planning your wedding this church is perfect. Absolutely beautiful

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My family and I went last weekend and I have to say it took my breath away. I loved everything about it. One of the most beautiful places I have ever seen. If you get a chance go you won't be sorry.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This cathedral will blow your socks off. Step inside to witness the tranquility and calm that exists. The architecture and design is gorgeous.

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Conway, AR
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22 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This church is a site to see, and the stained glass windows are fantastic. We went twice because we missed the spiral stairs in the center of the church that lead down to the crypt. This is a very inspirational place.

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Waxhaw
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18 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This beautiful Catholic Cathedral is a must see in Mobile. The high arched ceilings are impressive. Most spectacular are the colorful stained-glass windows. Not only are they impressive in size, but they are inticately detailed. Try to go when mass is not scheduled (the website has the times for mass), this way you can spend time marveling at the windows.... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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36 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

There was a mass in progress at noon on Thursday so we couldn't really walk around to view each window. The windows have beautiful color. This is worth a visit and is right downtown

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This Cathedral is absolutely beautiful. The architecture is very impressive. It's nice to see a Cathedral that is so well preserved.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I've been to a few European Catholic churches that are a few hundred years old and this Mobile church is very similar in architectural style. BUT it is in immaculate condition (pardon the pun) unlike some of those European churches. The photos of this place DO reflect the visual elements accurately. On-street PARKING is a bit hit and miss, as... More

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Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

I went during the day and sat in a back pew just to feel this beauty. No services were being conducted yet the doors were unlocked so people could enter. I am not a church going person, but enjoyed this building from an art & historical aspect

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