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Address: 515 S Main St, Waterbury, CT 06706-1019
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Went to St Anne's church in the late 60's

New renovations done and it look SUPERB----My parents and family went to also. My Sisters and Brothers married there also

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Jeannot M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New renovations done and it look SUPERB----My parents and family went to also. My Sisters and Brothers married there also

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Thank Jeannot M
Plymouth, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Love this church! The architecture is amazing. You have that feeling that you are in the presence of our Lord. Wonderful congregation, they are all welcoming, friendly and the choir is awesome.

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Thank 761marianna777
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Really enjoyed this visit. Striking architecture. Had a sense of God here. Will be back for quiet reflection.

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Thank David H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

This church is very old and beautiful.It is made of stone and the atmosphere is exceptional. It is a French speaking as well as an English speaking church. The people are very friendly. This is a Catholic Church.

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Thank Lee G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2015

I have had the pleasure of going to St Anne for 35 years as I attended the grammer school when it was open. I had been an alter server for many years here as well. The church is beautiful the stone work on the exterior makes it look like it should have been built in Europe 1000 years ago. The... More 

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Thank Jeffrey J
Watertown, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2015

St. Anne's is not just a church, but classified as an actual Shrine. There is a relic of St. Anne (the grandmother of Jesus) on site. For this reason, the highway was actually built around it. The restoration of the inside has begun, and is beautiful. It is a wonderful venue for a wedding, but there are also Roman Catholic... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2014

Located in sight of I 84, and quite near the Cross of Waterbury, this magnificent church was filled with Canadian worshipers. Unfortunately, it is now a shrine for few ceremonies. I believe the present religious tradition is that it is a special sanctuary for mothers and woman seeking graces for their family and inner peace. Saint Anne is the mother... More 

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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

When you first see this church-particularly from a distance-it reminds you of the churchs and cathedrals you often see in Europe. The beauty isn't diminished as you get closer but as you do you realize that it's right on the edge of a seedy looking neighborhood, so be careful.

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Thank romadaro
Alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

I came here for a wedding. The church was magnificent, a real treasure. It was like taking a trip back in time to a more traditional church. It was a beautiful place for a wedding, with a very long aisle and a large altar.

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North Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2014

We had to go to a wedding there a few months ago. It is a beautiful church and the architecture is really awesome. It was ornate and so nicely decorated with flowers and the church itself. It was beautiful and if you ever go near there, stop in and take a look yourself.

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