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San Agustin Catholic Cathedral

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Address: 201 San Agustin Ave, Laredo, TX 78040
Phone Number: +1 956-722-1382
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Mon - Fri 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
2:30 pm - 5:30 am
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Beautiful church founded in 1778.

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Beautiful church in the downtown area. We walked around the outside and enjoyed seeing the cathedral. We wanted to go in but respected the wedding/event that was going on at the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 1, 2016
pnkgirl27
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San Antonio, Texas
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Laredo, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Visiting San Agustin Catholic Church is a reminder of the beautiful missions and Churches in Mexico that have not changed in generations. You're in true God's home.

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Thank SanbornsLaredo
Laredo, Texas
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I grew up in this vicinity and I went to St. Augustine Catholic School next door during my high school years and of course, we went to services everyday. Back in my youth, I never knew how historical was this site. According to history, our founder, Col. Santos remains are buried right on the site where the school is. Now,... More 

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Thank alebrodz
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The San Agustin Catholic Cathedral is beautiful and cherished by locals, but welcomes visitors. It is the perfect setting for joyous celebrations such as weddings and baptisms and for somber observances such as memorials and funeral masses.

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Thank centraltexan2016
Laredo, Texas
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

The cathedral is part of Laredo's historical buildings. Across the street from Republic of the Rio Grande Museum. Laredo was under seven flags.

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Thank Spidey102015
San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful church in the downtown area. We walked around the outside and enjoyed seeing the cathedral. We wanted to go in but respected the wedding/event that was going on at the time. It photographed beautiful on the outside.

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Thank pnkgirl27
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

Despite what Trip Advisor says, the church is closed to visits. It only opens 30 min before mass. We inquired at the office and the lady confirmed it is not open to public at the hours indicated on Trip Advisor.

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Thank FD L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

We assisted to a yearly mass celebrating the Holy Family and the attention of Monsignior Tamayo to the attending faithful is second to none! Highly recommend him for his clear and concise homilies! Like he says: 'todo con Amor' ( do everything with love)!

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Thank Ccova66
Laredo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

A native of Laredo, I attended this church for 12 years as I went to the school adjacent to it. It has all the luster of time gone by. It is just as beautiful as when I was a little girl in the 50's.

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Thank Maria L
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

This is another one of Laredo's beautiful churches. If you love architect or just love churches then this is a must see along the way.

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Thank gwenbraum
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

It's pretty typical for a church in the area, it's size and it's age. The architecture is nice and has held up pretty well over the years. If you're touring around in the area, sure stop.

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