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“Beautiful & Reverant” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Christ Church Cathedral

Christ Church Cathedral
Indianapolis, IN (Downtown Indianapolis)
317 636-4577
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Ranked #68 of 202 things to do in Indianapolis
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Owner description: On the National Register of Historic Places, this beautiful 1857 church is known for its Tiffany stained glass windows. It is the home church and ceremonial seat of the Bishop of Indianapolis, who oversees 51 congregations in central and southern Indiana.
Dimmitt, Texas
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80 reviews 80 reviews
29 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
“Beautiful & Reverant”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

This is a beautiful gem right in the middle of downtown Indianapolis. It is free of charge and has a great connection to history. The bells of this church rang out as Lincoln lay in state at the capitol building. Impressive architecture.

Visited March 2013
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“Magnificant!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

Beautiful old world arcitecture! Windows and the stone are magnificant.Excellant quality was puy into this church.

Visited September 2012
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Ojochal, Costa Rica
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Lovely venue year round, but especially at Christmas”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

This medeival inspired church is as quiet as a chapel during the day but worshippers quietly slip in and out after a quick prayer at noon time. Christmas time is special here. Come in for some peace during a hectic day.

Visited December 2011
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Classic elegance”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

While I'm a member of this church I also frequent downtown for tons of activities. I love seeing my church right in the middle. Whether it be for the Indy 500 parade, super bowl parties or just any city celebration. The church is always reaching across the globe and local. It you want to find out more about the people of Indianapolis make this a stop.

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“Great stained glass windows”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

This gothic church at Monument Circle is not a Cathedral as what might come to mind by the word but looks like a great old country type church. It houses some of the nicest stained glass windows that I've seen Certainly worth a look for its historical value and very beautiful in its own right.

Visited July 2011
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