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Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

4431 Lindell Blvd, at Newstead Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63108-2403
+1 314-373-8242
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Beautiful Cathedral

They say that this cathedral has more mosaics than any other in our country. It sure looks like... read more

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Alice C
Incredible!

We only had about one hour to visit but it is breathtaking. As gorgeous as any cathedral we have... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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The Mother Church of the Archdiocese of Saint Louis, the superstructure of the Cathedral was built between 1907 and 1914. The Cathedral's 100th Anniversary is being celebrated in 2014. It is known for its' beautiful interior mosaics, which took nearly 80 years to create using more than 41 million pieces of glass tesserae. The Cathedral is known for having one of the largest mosaic collections in the Western Hemisphere.
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4431 Lindell Blvd, at Newstead Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63108-2403
Central West End
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Reviewed yesterday

They say that this cathedral has more mosaics than any other in our country. It sure looks like it. Large Catholic cathedral with massive main altar and several smaller altars. Tours are available. Parking adjacent to the property and free. Convenient mid-town location close to...More

Thank Alice C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We only had about one hour to visit but it is breathtaking. As gorgeous as any cathedral we have visited including Peru, various US cities and the Vatican.

Thank tecateBrenham
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful Cathedral, I would have loved to had time to take the tour, but we stopped for a short visit on our way home!!! I will definitely revisit and take more time to take the tour, this church is to beautiful not...More

Thank 3Spoons
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I attended mass here while we were vacationing in St. Louis. The church is very large and is decorated very ornately. After mass we were able to walk around and take pictures. Definitely one of the beautiful buildings to see while in...More

Thank Wes C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such a lovely old church. The woodwork was stunning. So much history. It doesn’t take long to visit, a great first stop on the way to the Arcjy

Thank jmbdt
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I first stepped into a side door and saw the first of several side chapels and the mosaic beauty, I began to weep. The ethereal beauty of the interior was better than described in these reviews. The mosaics are absolutely like nothing you see...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is beautiful. The details in all the pictures, windows, ceiling, it is just wow. Gold outlining in some of the work. this place is worth going to at least once. but I would like to go back again.

Thank josephdI1502WY
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the most stunning church you will ever visit. Catholic or not it is just amazing art. The interior of the church is cover in mosaics that date back about 100 years. Beautiful.

Thank Traderguy2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Basilica of St. Louis is very impressive and something to admire. The interior mosaics of the Cathedral was something to admire. There are Old and New Testament scenes as well as modern day North American saints in mosias on the ceilings. We were lucky to...More

Thank Uptownfoody
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a beautiful Cathedral and our guide (Discover St. Louis) was great in explaining everything.

Thank Annie P
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MustangGT350H
25 May 2017|
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Response from Cathedral Basil... o | Property representative |
Thanks for your question! Docent led tours (guided) take approximately 1 hour.
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Erica M
23 January 2017|
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Response from Suzanne35691 | Reviewed this property |
Check the website; there is a phone number to call.
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Abe G
21 June 2016|
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Response from Cathedral Basil... o | Property representative |
The address of the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis is: 4431 Lindell Boulevard Saint Louis, Missouri 63108 We look forward to your visit!
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