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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

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Truly amazing.

The tremendous work that has been done for this magnificent cathedral is truly inspiring. This is a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Seminole, United States
Cathedral Basilica a Top Choice in St. Louis

The basilica boasts more mosaic than any cathedral in Europe. Do visit when a service or concert... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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The Mother Church of the Archdiocese of Saint Louis, the superstructure of the Cathedral was built between 1907 and 1914. The Cathedral's 100th Anniversary is being celebrated in 2014. It is known for its' beautiful interior mosaics, which took...more
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4431 Lindell Blvd, at Newstead Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63108-2403
Central West End
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The tremendous work that has been done for this magnificent cathedral is truly inspiring. This is a MUST SEE in St. Louis!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The basilica boasts more mosaic than any cathedral in Europe. Do visit when a service or concert is not in session OR attend a service or a concert. The sound is fabulous and the cathedral is beautiful to see. It's a great cultural choice before...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one of the prettiest churches in the Midwest. If you go here don’t forget to look around at all the little smaller chapels within the church itself.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the most beautiful churches I have visited. It compares to European beauties. The mosaics are breathtaking. Even if churches are not your thing, give this a try. There is no fee to enter and they were giving tours as well. You...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited the cathedral on our visit to StL. We visited right after noon mass on a Sunday and we were lucky enough to be there just in time for a tour! The tour was long- an hour and a half, but very informative. The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Building very well maintained, speaks its history by itself. Beautiful inside as the outside. Very easy to find.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The collection of mosaics and the marble were beautiful. Quite possibly the most beautiful building I have been visited.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Photos do not do justice to the beauty of this incredible church. You really have to see it in person to appreciate its stunning grandeur. If the stunning mosaics and monumental architecture are not enough for you, attend mass here (even if you are not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my family on a visit of the St. Louis Cathedral around Easter. It is an amazing site. Though I'm not Catholic, I was moved!! This is the only cathedral outside of Rome that is completely in mosaics. When I went to Rome last...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank rebekah m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an interesting visit. We didn't have a lot of time due to mass starting, however in our time there it was impressive, if a little overbearing. I appreciate the art and think it was beautiful, but there was almost too much.

Date of experience: February 2019
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October 24, 2018|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
At night it would be more formal than a day concert. If a man I would wear nice slacks and a dress shirt possibly with or without a jacket. A lady could wear a skirt to the knee or a pants suit but, covered shoulders or with... More
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they will be amazed just like anyone else would be.
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Response from Alice C | Reviewed this property |
There are a couple of free parking lots behind the Cathedral. You just need to drive around the block to get behind it. No metered street parking in this area of the city. Just don't go at Mass time or they will be... More