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Address: 190 Adams Ave, At the Corner of Third and Adams St in Downtown Memphis, Memphis, TN 38103-1922
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We attended a wedding at St. Peter's

Oh my gosh! This church is absolutely beautiful! My cousin had her wedding here and it was glorious! Jane (at the church) was so helpful and professional. Everything was nice... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pocamo
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Oh my gosh! This church is absolutely beautiful! My cousin had her wedding here and it was glorious! Jane (at the church) was so helpful and professional. Everything was nice and the priest couldn't have been nicer! Just beautiful!!

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Thank Pocamo
Dothan, Alabama
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful Church has been serviced by the Dominicans for over 150 years. Make sure you check and get the times to visit the National Shrine of Saint Martin Porres ( in the basement).

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Thank TravelingDeacon
Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Well it's a classic 175 year old cathedral built and still operated by the Dominican friars. The church is beautiful inside and has some great stained glass. Standing for almost 2 centuries and still in service to the community.

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Thank James T
St. Louis
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

What a beautiful church. We stopped on a Saturday to find it locked. We walked by on Sunday and it was open for mass. We asked the security guard if we could take a look a round and he said sure. The stained glass is amazing and are the church organ pipes. Glad we took the time to see the... More 

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1 Thank Rhodes1104
Hixson, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

Christmas Eve Mass was very well done. Music, pageant, decorations, homily were perfect!! Gorgeous and very old church!!

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1 Thank Karen G
Memphis
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Pros: Historic church with beautiful interior, well worth visiting Cons: Parking may or may not be convenient, depending on time of day and other events in the area

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1 Thank KayJay46
Taylorville, Illinois, USA
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Reviewed 28 April 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed the atmosphere of this beautiful old church as well as the friendly welcome we were greeted with from the parishioners.

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2 Thank Heather M
stafford, va
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2014

AI always enjoy finding beautiful historic Catholic Churches when travelling that also have a great liturgy, and this one hit the mark. Run by the Dominicans since the 1850's, this downtown Memphis church had a 10 a.m. Mass on New Years day. The Christmas decorations were nicely done, and the organ was great. I highly recommend it to Catholic travelers... More 

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4 Thank johncatworth
Niceville, Florida
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Reviewed 6 August 2013

Not only a beautiful church but an awesome place to attend a service. Warm and inviting and the mass was incredible. The sermon was powerful and moving, loved every minute of it. Stop by and enjoy the beauty of this church and take time to attend a service.

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1 Thank bagger06
Memphis, Tennessee
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Reviewed 3 August 2013

Very beautiful and tranquil church. Grounds are well kept. Peaceful even though close to busy street.

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1 Thank Cecilia H

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