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“Amazing site” 5 of 5 stars
Review of St. Louis Cathedral

St. Louis Cathedral
615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans, LA 70116 (French Quarter)
504-525-9585
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: The major landmark of the French Quarter is the oldest continuously active cathedral in the U.S.
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New Orleans, LA
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68 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Amazing site”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

This is a great stop when downtown. If you are there on a Saturday it will be closed because there are always weddings there, but you might see the end of the wedding exiting the cathedral. A must-stop.

Visited March 2013
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Kelowna, Canada
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107 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
“Beautiful, worth a visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

Lovely cathedral, does not take long to visit. Well worth your time. We dropped in before visiting the Presbyetre while in the Jackson Square area.

Visited March 2013
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Los Angeles, California
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44 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Must see”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

This beautiful cathedral is not only inspirational, architecturally a vision, but is a sight that must not be missed when you are in New Orleans! One cannot absorb all the color, design, feelings evoked, and general splendor of this grand building and church in one visit. And no other church is called cathedral in the city....

Visited April 2013
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Robbins, North Carolina
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40 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Beautiful Artwork”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

We took a few minutes to stop in to hear the organ and see the beautiful frescoes and statuary while in Jackson Square.

Visited April 2013
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Denver, Colorado
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55 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Must-see”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

You have to slip into the Cathedral while in NOLA. It is a welcome break from the hustle and bustle of the Quarter. They have concerts and free events all the time so check out the calendar.

Visited October 2012
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