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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

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Neighborhood: Central West End
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Address: 4431 Lindell Blvd, at Newstead Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63108
Phone Number: +1 314-373-8242
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Description: The Mother Church of the Archdiocese of Saint Louis, the superstructure of...
The Mother Church of the Archdiocese of Saint Louis, the superstructure of the Cathedral was built between 1907 and 1914. The Cathedral's 100th Anniversary is being celebrated in 2014. It is known for its' beautiful interior mosaics, which took nearly 80 years to create using more than 41 million pieces of glass tesserae. The Cathedral is known for having one of the largest mosaic collections in the Western Hemisphere.
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What a place. This Cathedral rivals the ones in Europe. The mosaics were so amazing that sometimes you could not believe that they were actually mosaics. Do not miss the museum... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

What a place. This Cathedral rivals the ones in Europe. The mosaics were so amazing that sometimes you could not believe that they were actually mosaics. Do not miss the museum in the basement. Just a small admission charge ($1-$2) will show you how the Cathedral was built. You may have to ask, but there is an elevator that goes... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

A very beautiful church, inside & out. Be sure to check out the museum in the basement level too. The thousands of mosaic tiles in this church are amazing

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

I'm not Catholic, but this place is Awesome! Absolutely beautiful and well worth the trip! There is fresco work the likes of which I've never seen.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

One of the largest collections of mosaics in the world are in this beautiful cathedral. Definitely worth the visit. Attend Mass if interested.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

If you like mosaics and amazing cathedrals you must see the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis. There are tours to take which are well worth it to hear the history and explanations. Acoustics are a bit echoed during mass and concerts but the cathedral itself is a masterpiece.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

I attended for a religious event and am always in awe of the Basilica when I visit. It is resplendent!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is, quite simply, the finest collection of mosaics in the country. Astonishingly, it has not received the attention it deserves. Anyone who loves beautiful churches, or gorgeous mosaics, including many by Tiffany, should go to St. Louis!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is only one of the beautiful attractions available in St. Louis that do not charge a fee. Preparations are increased by reviewing details on the website - http://cathedralstl.org/

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I've been to this church a few times and it looks absolutely amazing. The parking was a little crazy but once you got inside your mouth will just drop at the awe of how beautiful it looks. All the detailed work all over the church is just breathtaking

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is truly one of the greatest places to visit in Saint Louis, regardless of your religion. The collection of mosaics here is the best I've ever seen, and as a Catholic- attending mass here is a treat for sure!

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Additional Information about Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

Address: Address: 4431 Lindell Blvd, at Newstead Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63108
Phone Number: +1 314-373-8242
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Central West End
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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