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Cathedral of St. Paul

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Address: 239 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102
Phone Number: 651 228 1766
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Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Description: This Classical Renaissance-style Cathedral dating back to 1915 features a...
This Classical Renaissance-style Cathedral dating back to 1915 features a splendid interior of six chapels, imported marble columns, large statues of the four evangelists and beautiful rose windows.
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This is well worth the visit. The church is beautiful and memorizing. The history behind how it was built is in the basement and is very much worth the time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Topeka, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

This is well worth the visit. The church is beautiful and memorizing. The history behind how it was built is in the basement and is very much worth the time.

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Bay City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

I had to ask people from across the river, what that building was! They gave me the best instructions they could, and despite traffic, construction, blocked views, getting lost, and going in circles, I found this magnificent cathedral! Parking was on a side street, steps from the several doors people can use to enter. There really is no way to... More 

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Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Built between 1904-1907 Besides this Cathedral in St. Paul there is also the Basilica of St Mary in Minneapolis. They are made up of granite, marble, travertine, stained glass, beautiful woods, and copper.

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Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

On our trip downtown to visit the capitol, we saw this majestic building on the hill and went to investigate. So glad we did- the capitol was closed but this beautiful cathedral was open to the public. We learned a bit of Twin City history and enjoyed the beauty and architecture of this grand and inspiring building.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The Cathedral of Saint Paul isn't something you can find just anywhere in the United States. It is a testament to the beauty and character of Saint Paul. It is a must stop for all. The stained glass windows and magnificence of the building are amazing. Free tours are offered at 1pm and are a great way to really understand... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Beautiful! We walked to the cathedral from downtown and it took us about 30 minutes. The view from the cathedral and the grounds are worth the visit alone as it sits high above the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

So glad we went to see this beautiful place on our visit to the Twin Cities. It's open so you can tour the inside yourself. The architecture is breathtaking! It's a must see on your list of things to see and do!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I did not expect to find a European-like Catholic Cathedral here. Nice building outside, beautiful inside, likely one of the best attractions of St. Paul.

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Largo, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Make at least 30 mins time to walk around this beautiful cathedral and sit and be still. One of the finest cathedrals in the States. Would have loved to have heard the huge pipe organ. There is a tour that we missed the beginning of, but they let us join halfway through and found it very interesting.

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Moscow, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

So glad we stopped to see the cathedral. Beautiful and unique. Enjoyed walking around, especially the hallway behind the main altar. Would love to hear the pipe organ!

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Additional Information about Cathedral of St. Paul

Address: 239 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102
Phone Number: 651 228 1766
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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