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Historic St. Mary's Catholic Church

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Beautiful Catholic Church

This church is breathtaking. It's worth taking a peek inside, even if you aren't Catholic. We went... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Amanda L
Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
beautiful old catholic church

This is a lovely small and welcoming Catholic Church in downtown Lancaster. We have been there... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2014

After staying over night at the Best Western Premier Eden Resort & Suites, we attended 8:30a.m. Mass at Historic St. Mary's Catholic Church. Upon entering, you are welcomed by Greeters. Since I have Celiac's Disease, I asked a male greeter if they offer gluten-free hosts....More

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Reviewed August 24, 2018

Definitely a beautiful and historic Catholic Church. We attended a Sunday mass here and was impressed by the solemnity and participation of the people. Parking was easy and the priest was very welcoming. For the Catholics who plan to visit, this Church was granted the...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2018

This church is breathtaking. It's worth taking a peek inside, even if you aren't Catholic. We went to Mass there and the priest was very welcoming.

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is a lovely small and welcoming Catholic Church in downtown Lancaster. We have been there twice and felt very welcome. Parking is available on the street.

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Reviewed August 4, 2018

Attending a conference this week, I attended Mass here. It was beautiful. The best thing, to my surprise, was the acoustics were fine and I was able to understand the celebrant without all the garbly sounds other majestic places seem to be victim to. Gorgeous...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Such a wonderful historic church and is just beautiful inside. Mass here was very authentic. They offer parking validation as well, which we didn't need since we walked from the Marriott.

1  Thank Amy M
Reviewed March 10, 2018

We love attending mass at this church, it's architecture is eye opening. The priest is a very good speaker as well.

1  Thank Rich J
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Short walk from the Marriott. We went to mass here upon our arrival in the city and what a beautiful history church. Wow.

1  Thank J2216UQamym
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Delightful wedding in a stunning church. The stained glass windows glow with the sunshine. Very ethereal.

1  Thank marescottk
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Visiting the area and decided to come here. The church is beautiful and sermon was a wonderful message

1  Thank Lmc323
Reviewed August 14, 2017

This is a beautiful old building with amazing stained glass windows. Best of all you will be inspiried by the message of Christ our Saviour and Lord. Father Leo is a man of God , and will deliver a message that will inspire you and...More

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