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Cathedral of Saint Patrick

212 State St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1108
+1 717-232-2169
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Deceiving From The Outside.

Beautiful Stately Street from the Outside, with magnificent view of the Capitol and it’s external... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
elysburg pa
Beautiful cathedral in the heart of Harrisburg

Harrisburg is a beautiful city downtown. The cathedral is a close walk to the Capitol building... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
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212 State St, Harrisburg, PA 17101-1108
+1 717-232-2169
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful Stately Street from the Outside, with magnificent view of the Capitol and it’s external stairway. Unbeknownst Gem of a Cathedral, exterior better viewed from a block or two away. Interior of this Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Diocese of Harrisburg, is awesome. Sharp, Crisp,...More

Thank popdoc
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Harrisburg is a beautiful city downtown. The cathedral is a close walk to the Capitol building, some other nice churches, and a vibrant restaurant scene.

Thank Salvatore M
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I've been going to st Patrick's cathedral for years now. When I first moved to the harrisburg area I was looking for a church for me and my family and find a church I would be happy getting married in. Well one day I visited...More

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 3 July 2017

If you visit the State Capitol Building in Harrisburg, don't forget to pencil in the Cathedral of Saint Patrick. It is just a few steps down from the Capitol Plaza and is situated among many churches and iconic buildings on State Street. The Cathedral is...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I love visiting cathedrals wherever I can and this one has got to be near or at the top of my list. Just stunning and beautiful. The architecture and artwork accentuate each other perfectly. A must visit if you are in Harrisburg. Do not miss...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I have walked past this church hundreds of times but finally visited last week for Ash Wednesday Mass. I'm sorry it took me so long to go inside! This is the kind of gorgeous architecture and interior that isn't built in churches anymore. From the...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick visit on Sunday before touring the Capitol building. Beautiful inside and out. The green dome is delightful. Well worth checking out if in downtown Harrisburg.

Thank schmutaki
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The church is absolutely beautiful. I love church architecture and this is amazing in my book! I would recommend a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Destinyworshipmd
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The Capitol Building contrasts nicely with the Cathedral Dome. With some amusement State Street and Church Street intersect, so Church and State do meet in the State of Pennsylvania. Worth a visit.

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

After visiting the state Capitol building I saw this site on Tripadviser. It's a beautiful church on historic State Street just down the block. It's free and only takes 15-20 minutes to view this beautiful church. Take a few shots then perhaps walk down the...More

Thank jgbtravels
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Response from michellelynnp | Reviewed this property |
I believe that you are able to take photos unless there is a mass going on.