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“Light a candle for a dearly departed” 5 of 5 stars
Review of St. Patrick's Cathedral

St. Patrick's Cathedral
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Small Group Walking-Subway-Food Tour of Central Park and Midtown Manhattan
Ranked #18 of 1,005 things to do in New York City
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Owner description: Enormous 13th-century-style Gothic church on Madison Avenue, with a seating capacity of 2,200, rose window reaching 26 feet across, pipe organ with more than 7,380 pipes and the graceful twin spires that reach 330 feet into the sky.
Los Angeles, California
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140 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
“Light a candle for a dearly departed”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

It's a very beautiful place. But its most important function is an oasis of prayer in mid-town.

Visited January 2012
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naples
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Christmas Mass”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2012

we were there for the christmas mass in spanish at 4pm , I fell lucky to be able to be there on that day at that time. The Church is beautiful inside and out.
Thank you !

Visited December 2011
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Eastchester, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Very Nice”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2012

The most beautiful churches I have ever seen were in Italy. That being said, this is one of the most beautiful churches I have been to in the United States. If you are in New York City and have extra time on your hands it’s a great place to visit.

Visited December 2011
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Kirkland Lake, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Wow-a must see!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

You will be so amazed with the character and inside of this church is beautiful! Must See!!

Visited December 2011
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“Good to see if it is in your way”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012

I don't think it is worth a special trip but drop by if it is in your way. The church is big and has lots of stained glass. No question it is a part of New York. However, it is not much different than or more spectacular, say, similar sized churches in England.

Visited January 2012
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