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Immaculate Conception Church

Bourbon St, Castries, St. Lucia
+1 758-452-2416
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One of the largest churches in the West Indies has some lovely frescoes.
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Bourbon St, Castries, St. Lucia
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Reviewed 20 November 2016

If you like architecture from the colonial period the Immaculate Conception Church is just the place. She was built in 1897. She borders the Derek Walcott Square on the western side. I visited Castries during a hot morning around 1030am on 2016, Monday 31. I...More

Thank kiki971
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent both this special day and the really attractive cathedral with a beautifully decorated wooden roof.Wanted to visit regularly, especially on very hot days. Holds 2000 people.Located next to main feature park commemorating the two laureates of St Lucia.

Thank Geoff R
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This an old Catholic church with wonderful architecture to admire for religious church goers as well as any regular tourists. As soon as you enter from the hot and bustling streets with lots of traffic, vendors and shoppers, peace and harmony envelopes you. So take...More

Thank kristinasouth
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The highlight of Castries is the catholic cathedral. While not old and on need of repair it certainly is didn't and very colorful inside. Have a look if you are in Castries but don't make a desperate trip.

Thank Beyekeboy
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This cathedral is truly a wonder for the religious and non-religious alike. It's nearly 200 years old and is still full of character and beauty. The original woodwork and paintings are breathtaking. Such a treasure! We visited on a tour and didn't have much time...More

2  Thank Travelprincess316
Reviewed 6 October 2016

As the main church on the island you'd expect grandeur and it has that but not in the usual way. We went to Mass there and a lady came over and loaned her hymn book as she could see we didn't have one! It needs...More

Thank Adrienne D
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Because I couldn't find the information in the internet, I'm posting a Foto of the hours of the Masses. Both in Sunday are full of beautiful dressed people, all very kind and friendly. Both Masses on Sunday take 90 min. If you are Catholic don't...More

1  Thank Ivonne Maria M
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Would like to attend mass there! Although the artwork and woodwork was intrinsic and the cathedral was massive the atmosphere was quite simple and very spiritual!

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We visited close to lunch time where it looked like the church was about to start midday mass. We didn't stay for very long because of this. The interior of the church was very beautiful and I was just itching to photograph it. Rich history...More

Thank MicheJJ
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Went down to the market and probably the highlight was the church Bit shabby from the outside but beautiful on the inside Sat and just watched the locals praying for a few mins Nice park opposite to sit in and watch the world go by

Thank SheffieldDaz
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Sylvanus L
17 February 2017|
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Response from kristinasouth | Reviewed this property |
The Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, located in Derek Walcott Square, Castries,[2] Saint Lucia, is the seat of the Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Castries, currently Robert Rivas. The... More
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TexasBubbaTexas
19 December 2016|
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Response from kristinasouth | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, The beautiful cathedral is downtown Castries, your ship is berthing in Pointe Seraphine cruise ship terminal. Mass time is from 8am to 10am. You'll be landing around 8am. Easiest and safest way is to take a taxi... More
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bconry
29 November 2016|
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Response from Geoff R | Reviewed this property |
I've checked on their website.Mass times are all recorded.They vary from day to day.Suggest you go in to Immaculate Conception Church in Castries. You'll enjoy the visit. Geoff
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