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Address: 610 Lafayette St, Gretna, LA 70053-6046
Phone Number: 504-368-1313

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Beautiful Church, Grounds and Community

Have visited this Church a few time including for processions during the Easter Season and for St. Josephs Alters. A beautiful peaceful environment.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Harvey, Louisiana
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Harvey, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Have visited this Church a few time including for processions during the Easter Season and for St. Josephs Alters. A beautiful peaceful environment.

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Harvey LA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Beautiful old church --peaceful and reflective shrine. Renews the spirit. Architecture and stained glass windows are so beautiful --definitely worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We got married here. It is a beautiful church in a great neighborhood. If you are in the area for St. Joseph's Day, they put on one of the most spectacular alters!

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Gretna
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Besides the historical Church the complex includes a school and convent, both converted to senior citizen housing.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

St. Joseph Church in Gretna is over 175 years old, but was renovated back to its original beauty in the last 20 years or so. This is my parish church and it is one of the more popular ones for weddings in the greater New Orleans area because of its beauty. My own daughter married here five years ago. The... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

Beautiful Church and grounds in Old Gretna. The church is within walking distance from the Gretna- Canal Street Ferry.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

We have been members for a number of years. It is a beautiful church in a lovely old neighborhood that is very vibrant. It is an historical area only minutes from the French Quarter in New Orleans. Mass is 7:30, 9:30 and 11:30 on Sundays. The church was designed by a German architect that was well known in New Orleans.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

I liked this church because the mass was only 45 minutes. It was a very beautiful church with intricate designs and statues. If you are in the area, stop by and attend the mass. Take time to pray and light a candle in the worship spaces.

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