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Loretto Chapel

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Address: 207 Old Santa Fe Trail, Between Alameda and Water sts., Santa Fe, NM 87501
Phone Number: 505-982-0092
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Sun 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: City walk sightseeing, Leisure education
Description: This chapel contains a mysterious spiral staircase built without nails...
This chapel contains a mysterious spiral staircase built without nails, dowels or any visible support.
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A Don't Miss Part of Santa Fe History

This is truly a lovely chapel right in the heart of historic Santa Fe. And it's history makes it especially enchanting. I'd say it's a 'don't miss' while you are there.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This is truly a lovely chapel right in the heart of historic Santa Fe. And it's history makes it especially enchanting. I'd say it's a 'don't miss' while you are there.

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

There is a fee to get inside the chapel and there is an audio explaining the staircase as you walk around. It was very crowded and hot while we were there, but it is fascinating to see the staircase and learn the history. Worth a stop to check it out.

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Agra Ok
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

A must see in Santa Fe. Block from the Plaza. The famous staircase is a sight to see. Beautiful Chapel. Well preserved.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

When visiting Santa Fe we always include Loretto Chapel in our itinerary. Sunday morning we stopped by and were invited to attend a eucharistic mass and baptism. This was very special and memorable because the Mass was in the Celtic tradition. Beautifully done. Thank you !

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Denver
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The Loretto Chapel is famous for its mysterious staircase, but be sure to read up on the story before you go - otherwise it's just a pretty staircase! The small chapel is beautiful and worth a look if you are in the area. As with all tourist sights, try to go early or late, as the small space loses its... More 

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Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Many wonders of the world are often not far from home, Loretto Chapel is only an hour away from Albuquerque. The mystery of a staircase built without nails is the focal point of the Chapel and the reader will want to familiarize themselves before entering the Chapel. . Plan on spending some time inside the Chapel reading several of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

This Chapel has such an unusual history regarding the spiral staircase, it gives you pause to think about it. Very lovely place with a good atmosphere. A must place to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

Do the tour and you can stand on the staircase. It's worth it for the picture. Made me happy what can I say... I am easy to please

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Altus, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Nice place to visit when you go to Santa Fe. Staircase is very interesting and this is a must see as a tourist. Highly recommed

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

The history of this little chapel is so wonderful and mysterious that you simply cannot miss it. It is a beautiful space with the exquisite historic spiral staircase. I have attended a wedding here which is a beautiful space for such a special event. Take the time to sit in a pew and soak in the spirit of the place.... More 

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Additional Information about Loretto Chapel

Address: 207 Old Santa Fe Trail, Between Alameda and Water sts., Santa Fe, NM 87501
Phone Number: 505-982-0092
Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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