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Cathedral of St Joseph

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140 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-3708
+1 860-249-8431
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Beautiful church

Have attended various services at this location. Very simple but elegant location. Parking was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Winter Park, Florida
Beautiful Church

We drive from Simsbury to go to mass at the cathedral every Sunday at 11. It's a gorgeous building... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2017
Hartford, CT
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140 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-3708
+1 860-249-8431
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have attended various services at this location. Very simple but elegant location. Parking was good and the location was easy to find.

Thank carole717
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

We drive from Simsbury to go to mass at the cathedral every Sunday at 11. It's a gorgeous building with the most beautiful stained glass. The various priests always give inspiring sermons. The music is beyond belief. The organist is a famous concert organist and...More

Thank Food9er
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Beautiful-although concrete exterior- building. Exceptional stained-glass windows. Tours avail. or plan on attending a mass. Substantial organ and quality music and choir.

Thank BandLyn
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Attended church at the 11:00 service, which was what I would call high Catholic (as a protestant I am always a little at sea at at Catholic service). Lots of chanting and incense, The cantor (or at least I think that what they call her)...More

Thank OldVirginiaentleman
Reviewed March 25, 2017

We have traveled many cities to photograph weddings and this is by far one of the most beautiful gems we have had the pleasure to be in. Just as grand and beautiful as St. Patrick's in NYC. The colors of the stain glass is just...More

Thank coffeeat40
Reviewed December 29, 2016

This is a must see modern cathedral. Go in the day time, the stained glass windows are evocative of St. Chapelle in Paris - breathtaking!

Thank Seafoxed
Reviewed December 21, 2016

I have been to the Cathedral for many events and always find something interesting about it that I did not see or know before. A treasure of Hartford, the midnight Mass on Christmas should not be missed!

Thank Deb A
Reviewed November 4, 2016

The Cathedral is a must see for all those of faith. The stained glass windows, lovely organ and general feel is fantastic. You will come away feeling peaceful and refreshed.

Thank WeBvacations
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We were lucky enough to attend Mass at the Cathedral during a recent stay. The windows alone were worth the trip. The congregation is a mix of ethnicities and races. Although the space is large, the warmth of the people fills this magnificent place, as...More

Thank kas929
Reviewed August 23, 2016

From the outside, it looks like a concrete monstrosity. The original cathedral burned to the ground, so they rebuilt using concrete to lessen the potential for a catastrophic fire. Inside, you will be greeted by an expansive interior and beautiful stained glass windows that give...More

Thank Eric B
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