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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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You wont believe the inside, all welcome!

The doors are always open during the day. Despite your faith or what you believe this is a must... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
gallotva32
Still amazed

Be sure to catch a tour, they run about every 30 min. This is a great site even if you're not... read more

Reviewed 3 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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+1 314-373-8242
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The doors are always open during the day. Despite your faith or what you believe this is a must see. They do offer tours which I highly recommend. If you are unable to do a tour go in have a seat and just take in...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Be sure to catch a tour, they run about every 30 min. This is a great site even if you're not catholic.

Thank NRonkeyo
Reviewed 5 days ago

This building is a St. Louis icon with its green dome. When walking up to it you feel like you are walking into a special building. Once inside you are blown away by the amazing mosaic work. They offer a guided tour but make sure...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great place to visit on a Saturday afternoon, so much to learn and see. So glad we decided to add this to our day!!!!

Thank DNE7611
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful and impressive structure. I am not a Catholic and not even a Christian but could not help to be amazed by the amount of work they have put into this place and the beauty of the Basilica. My visit was between the masses...More

Thank Hecules-63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

41.5 million pieces of glass tile went into the decorating of this basilica. Free tours during the day, but call ahead for times.

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a youth adults group to see this Cathedral. They were all mouths dropped because it's so big and beautiful. A lot of the Gold mosaic tiles in every where even in the ceiling, walls, floors and more. Nice place to pray. They loved it...More

Thank Pfslisz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden gem In St Louis! A must see for everyone. Take the tour as it is very informative. I can't believe I've never seen this magnificent cathedral until now. Absolutely spectacular!

Thank striegs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been lucky enough to travel extensively in Europe and admired many churches some of which included Mosaics and was at Stockholms amazing City Hall with its Mosaics BUT you will never see a display of Mosaics like the one at the Cathedral. There...More

Thank pebblebeach
Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally spellbinding interiors. The entire cathedral is covered in colour and mosaics and grand themes. It was not very crowded and there was a wedding at a corner so big enough to wander at your own pace. May be worth taking a guide.

Thank nmehta
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MustangGT350H
24 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
22 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
20 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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