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St Mary's Catholic Church

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Address: 304 Historic Nature Trl, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3325
Phone Number: 865-436-4907
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Lovely Building

Unfortunately when we arrived the ere was no Sunday evening Mass so we did not manage to get in. The building looks really nice and there is a good size carpark around the church.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
GerryUK1947
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately when we arrived the ere was no Sunday evening Mass so we did not manage to get in. The building looks really nice and there is a good size carpark around the church.

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Antioch, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have attended Mass at this church. Very welcoming always willing to let you visit and look around. Just a very peaceful way to worship.

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Thank Jim B
York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

We stopped in for Mass while on vacation at this pretty little church in Gatlinburg. There aren't many local Catholics so this church really exists for the tourists. The people and Priest where all very friendly. The church also allows parking for the day for a small fee. Parking is expensive in Gatlinburg, so park at the church support it's... More 

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Troy, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Great little church! Loved the service. Must visit when on vacation! 😇🙏🏻. The priest was wonderful and personable. Music was great!

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

This Catholic church is about the size of a large chapel but can get packed on a summer Sunday. It was built primarily for visitors and on my recent visit was overflowing. A requested show of hands indicated about 90% were visitors. A friendly priest with a good sense of humor. A pleasant and relaxing place if you are looking... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

It may seem odd, but churches are a relaxing feature that a family can enjoy on a vacation or even a stay cation locally. The peace and quite is a great way to ease the stress of the day.

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Seymour, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

If you are vacationing in the Gatlinburg area and would like to attend Mass, please spend some time at St. Mary's Catholic Church in town. It is up the street from the Gatlinburg Convention center and most of the congregation are visitors. Father is glad you came to visit and usually addresses his homily in a way that makes good... More 

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Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

If attending Mass, arrive early. Gets very crowded. The clergy didn't seem all that friendly from what we gathered, but overall a nice Mass.

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Ocala, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

A beautiful church. You feel the love and warmth as soon as you step inside. Please help support this parish.

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Thank pennydekker
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

My brother lives in memphis and he is a Deacon in the catholic church. We went on vacation together and me and my 3 kids went to mass with him. It was a wonderful service, we all enjoyed it !!

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