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“Good Friday Service” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Old St. Patrick's Church

Old St. Patrick's Church
724 Camp St., At Girod, New Orleans, LA (Central Business District)
504/525-4413
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Ranked #81 of 461 things to do in New Orleans
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: A National Historic Landmark, Old St. Patrick's Church is one of only two early landmarks of distinction left in Lafayette Square, the other being Gallier Hall. Irish immigrants built the Gothic-style church in 1840 to rival the French St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square.
Saint Louis, Missouri
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Good Friday Service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

My husband and I were able to sneak a peek at this beautiful landmark after Good Friday services ended. What a gem. This place has been very well taken care of. The stained glass above the high alter is breathtaking. I would recommend a visit.

Visited April 2014
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Port Clinton, Ohio
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“Very Nice”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We passed by in the late afternoon and it was closed. The next day we passed by earlier and went in for the noon mass. WOW!

Visited February 2014
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Austin, Texas
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“Free, beautiful, historical”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

We walked to Saint Patrick's on a rainy Saturday afternoon and were not disappointed. The cathedral is small but incredibly detailed and a great example of the gothic style. We snuck in between services so didn't stay too long, but there is plenty to view from a seat in the pew. Worth the walk if you like cathedrals, stained glass, american history and free.

Visited December 2013
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Florida
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“Grand Church”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

The ceiling and stained glass are beautiful. Many wonderful features to see; don’t go when Mass is being held because they ask you to not take pictures then. Check the schedule before you go.

Visited November 2013
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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“Very pretty old church!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

They were getting ready to start mass so we snuck in and took a few pictures...
They were getting ready to start mass so we snuck in and took a few pictures...
They were getting ready to start mass so we snuck in and took a few pictures...
They were getting ready to start mass so we snuck in and took a few pictures...
They were getting ready to start mass so we snuck in and took a few pictures...

Visited October 2013
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