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Cathedral of Saint Paul

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239 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1811
+1 651-228-1766
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Heaven?

An architectural gem. I have visited Cathederals throughout Europe and the Americas, this one has... read more

Reviewed yesterday
George H
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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A beautiful experience

The Cathedral is truly a national treasure and represents putting God first in all things, above... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ddoc04
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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This Classical Renaissance-style Cathedral dating back to 1915 features a splendid interior of six chapels, imported marble columns, large statues of the four evangelists and beautiful rose windows.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“stained glass” (35 reviews)
“awe inspiring” (26 reviews)
“attend mass” (12 reviews)
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239 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102-1811
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"stained glass"
in 35 reviews
"awe inspiring"
in 26 reviews
"attend mass"
in 12 reviews
"highest point"
in 9 reviews
"national shrine"
in 8 reviews
"michelangelo's pieta"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful architecture"
in 23 reviews
"hill overlooking"
in 9 reviews
"pipe organ"
in 16 reviews
"small museum"
in 10 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 24 reviews
"visiting st"
in 11 reviews
"state capitol"
in 21 reviews
"united states"
in 11 reviews
"across the street"
in 21 reviews
"the lower level"
in 8 reviews
"open to the public"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An architectural gem. I have visited Cathederals throughout Europe and the Americas, this one has its own special place and is among the very best.

Thank George H
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Reviewed yesterday

The Cathedral is truly a national treasure and represents putting God first in all things, above Government, Business, etc. This is why the Cathedral sits atop the hill and the building is full of beauty and awe.

Thank ddoc04
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Seeing the inside of this church is spectacular. The size is amazing and the location beautiful. It is one the largest churches in the US.

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Reviewed yesterday

Cathederal is fill of history,mystery and intrigue-it's Free! Easy parking. Great neighborhood revitalization! Fun visit

Thank W7325BFmikeg
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Reviewed yesterday

When I entertain visitors who have never been to St. Paul before, we always visit the Cathedral of St. Paul. It is part of my "real close together" tour:) We visit the Minnesota History Center, the James J. Hill House and last, the Cathedral. I...More

Thank happywanderer211
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting St Paul, a stop at the Catherdral is a must. Enjoy the architecture on both the outside and inside, stay and experience a service at this cathedral. A unique experience every visitor shpuld have. Words cannot adequately describe this personal experience, go and see...More

Thank Dave G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, we could see the Cathedral from the other side of the city, it sits on top of a hill and was easy to find. Parking was no problem and we walked right in, it's so beautiful inside and out. So happy we were able...More

Thank NancyLoves2Travel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This building is immense! We came around the street corner, looked up and went “WOW”! There’s a nice parking lot for visitors next door (which we found by accident). Inside, the stained glass is amazing as are the statues. I’m not a big Catholic church...More

Thank Lastrick
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you love to visit European Cathedrals, you will love our own Cathedral of Saint Paul. It is magnificent! Not only is the building a wonderful piece of architecture, but if you want a real Catholic (and I mean that in the best sense) church...More

Thank Barbara S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most stunning cathedrals in America! Don't miss the hall of saints behind the altar. Each immigrant group that helped build the cathedral has a statue of their patron saint back there. And a slab of their homeland's marble is cobbled into the...More

1  Thank kathyschneeman2018
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Kathleen R
October 6, 2017|
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Response from 160beverlys | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is parking across the street.
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2015BillL
January 11, 2017|
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Response from Skeney57 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Bill, Can't accurately answer but reckon if you contact the Archdiocese Office (Google it) they would be able to assist or advise you. Failing that contact the Local tourist office ? Just make sure you don't miss it... More
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