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Holy Name Cathedral

735 North State St, Chicago, IL 60611 (Near North Side)
312 787 8040
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Ranked #16 of 373 Attractions in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites
Traveler Description: Seat  of the Chicago Catholic archdiocese. more »
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Chesterton, Indiana
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64 reviews 64 reviews
14 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

You need to make this church a must stop while in Chicago. It is absolutely magnificent and the organ is amazing. Reminds me of the churches we visited while in Rome. Lots of. Mass times.

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Eugene, Oregon
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

Whether you are Catholic or not, this Cathedral is lovely. The ornate detail is breathtaking. I personally attended mass on Sunday evening. The music at that service was too traditional for my personal taste, but the minister/priest gave a profound homily that is applicable to everyday life and very thought-provoking. I walked from my hotel on Monroe Street. It was... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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72 reviews 72 reviews
19 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

this is a beautiful chapel, lots of people go there and worship GOD and get married. we love to drive pass and view the structure of this old building

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Cleveland, Ohio
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97 reviews 97 reviews
57 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We stopped into the cathedral to catch a break from walking around town while still being able to see something interesting. The architecture and stained glass windows were beautiful. We would have liked to attend mass here sometime, but it didn't fit into our schedule at the time.

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UK
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139 reviews 139 reviews
46 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The church did some recent renovations to the interior and outside. It is really beautiful inside, worth a quick peek in.

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Homer Glen, IL
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77 reviews 77 reviews
26 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Aside from being an amazingly beautiful cathedral, it is a wonderful place to attend mass when in town.

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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Nice cathedral, the roof is really prety, the atmosphere is very calm and relaxing and it is located in a nice neighborhood.

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Chicago, Illinois
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

It has a few noteworthy stained glass windows. The art work is just fair. It is conveniently located next to the RED Line subway station.

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Fort Pierce, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Beautiful church with many Mass times to choose from. Easy to find with a welcome atmosphere. Parking is right across the street.

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Columbia KY
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103 reviews 103 reviews
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

My wife and I visited this historical church on our recent visit to Chicago, and we were impressed. Is it convenient to Michigan Ave

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