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Old St. Patrick's Church

724 Camp St, At Girod, New Orleans, LA
+1 504-525-4413
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Beautiful old church

We were looking for a place to go to mass but arrived too late to go to the cathedral. St Patrick's... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
PeterO06
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Washington, DC
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Beautiful worship experience

Even though I am not catholic, I was welcomed into worship in this beautiful, historic space... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Julie B
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A National Historic Landmark, Old St. Patrick's Church is one of only two early landmarks of distinction left in Lafayette Square, the other being Gallier Hall. Irish immigrants built the Gothic-style church in 1840 to rival the French St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square.
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724 Camp St, At Girod, New Orleans, LA
Central Business District
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were looking for a place to go to mass but arrived too late to go to the cathedral. St Patrick's was close to our hotel. It's beautiful inside as you can see from the pictures.

Thank PeterO06
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Even though I am not catholic, I was welcomed into worship in this beautiful, historic space. Stained glass and other ornamentation were inspiring and priest had a lovely sweet homily. Grateful to experience Hod in this place.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Church Inside and out. It's a place where you can go and escape the outside craziness of NOLA!

Thank Stacy D
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It's been 50 years since I've been to a Latin Mass and it was great. The architecture, traditional rear facing altar, communion rails used during the service ... all great memories. The parishioners are incredibly fortunate to have priests that keep the tradition alive.

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We were walking to the WWII museum from The French Quarter on St. Charles st and saw this little gem and decided to come in. We were in luck! It's a beautiful quaint little church with an awesome organ. Would recommend stoping in if you're...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Mass on Sunday at St. Patrick's in New Orleans. Very happy to be able to attend mass while visiting New Orleans.

Thank DAVID H
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Weekly morning mass is short and to the point. The inside of this church is amazingly beautiful. So is the outside. I felt very welcome.

Thank Donald B
Reviewed 3 October 2016

If you're into old churches, this one is worth a walk by just to see it's beauty. They've kept it up pretty well and it looks great.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 12 September 2016

St. Patrick's Church is a wonderful place to celebrate Mass when visiting New Orleans. It is a beautiful old church that welcomes visitors and parishioners on a daily basis.

Thank _LG_18_13
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This is a beautiful church and a quick stop in for a glimpse is well worth. The Windows, paintings, close look at the altar but to really appreciate make sure you pick up a brochure to understand the significance of this church and Irish heritage...More

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