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St. Fidelis Church

900 Cathedral, Victoria, KS 67671-9782
+1 785-735-2777
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Serene cathedral lised as one of the 8 wonders of Kansas

We were forced to return home via a northern route because of the Harvey hurricane and ended up on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bonnie B
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Scottsdale, Arizona
Cute church in the middle of nowhere

We drove across Kansas and with little to nothing to see this was the perfect stop! It was super... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kati B
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900 Cathedral, Victoria, KS 67671-9782
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were forced to return home via a northern route because of the Harvey hurricane and ended up on I-70. The Basilica of St Fidelis, known as the Cathedral of the Plains, offered a break from the acres of sunflowers stretching across the plains. The...More

Thank Bonnie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove across Kansas and with little to nothing to see this was the perfect stop! It was super cute! Try to get there before it closes at 9 pm so you can go inside. It's pure beauty!! They've taken great care of this church...More

Thank Kati B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't take another trip on I-70 without stopping here! We wanted to take photos of the structure, but when we went inside - we were blown away! How could a little town like Victoria on the plains of Kansas support such a wonderful cathedral?! The...More

Thank Vickie S
Reviewed 26 July 2017

You can see the double steeples for miles. It's an amazing Catholic Church from afar and close up. St. Fidelis is a gorgeous building and deserves as much recognition as it can get. The history is as beautiful as the interior. There is a plaque...More

Thank TravelingFreeWoman
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We saw the spires from miles away, as we drove on a cross country trip. We were ready for a bit of a break, so we wandered over to the cathedral, not really knowing what to expect. What a treat. The cathedral is really magnificent....More

Thank kelli320
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This Catholic Church was built by German immigrants over a three year period and was dedicated in 1911. On May 14, 1971, St. Fidelis Church was placed in the National Register of Historic Places as a building of "architectural significance." On January 29, 2008, the...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of the most beautiful churches that i have ever been to. It is absolutely breathtaking

Thank Running4Fun2017
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Stopped by the Cathedral of the Plains, St Fidelis Cathoic Church in Victoria, KS.Completed in 1911 and filled with 48 historic stained glass window from Munich Brothers Chicagom, IL at a cost of $37,000 dollars. It has been placed on the National Registery of Historic...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We were so taken by this cathedral. First, you can see it as you're driving down I-70. A mighty monolith to Christianity. It was built between 1908 and 1911. It must have a large and generous congregation as it was in impeccable condition inside and...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Stopped in to light a candle, was awestruck by the sheer magnitude of the cathedral. The town is charming. The marble pillars and statues are so beautifully detailed.

Thank LAstuckinKS
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Martha B
25 May 2017|
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Response from GoodtogoKansasCity | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, A little early for the Herzogfest (Aug . 4 & 5, 2017) and a little late for Fidelisfest (April 23, 2017). Nearby Hays KS has a couple of things going on : Ellis County Historical Society Presents A Chuck Wagon... More
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