Interesting history on the Cathedral. Worth a trip while you are visiting the Gateway Arch. Just across the park.
I have traveled all over the world and, next to St. Peter's Basillica, this is the most breathtaking church I've ever seen. The intricate gold and mosaics are literally insane. Even if you are not Catholic/Christian, it's worth a stop if you appreciate beauty and grandeur, both of which the Basilica envelops. If you are a church-goer, the masses match... More
Amazing place. You absolutely MUST visit, if you can.
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We parked on a side street nearby and saw the dome of the Basilica and decided to see what is was. It was truly an impromptu visit. When we went inside we saw a sign that said a service was in session and that we couldn't tour. It really didn't matter because what we saw outside of the actual place... More
A beautiful cathedral with stunning mosaics. We felt like we were back in Italy touring the many cathedrals there. Be sure to visit the gift shop. Very pretty rosaries which make a wonderful souvenir.
The "New cathedral?" is a masterpiece, even to a non-Cathloic lioke me. Try to catch a tour which allows you to visit the museum of the history of the building. Perhaps ther only cathedral with the image of a rabbi in mosaic tile.
Weather you are religious or not, you will appreciate the beauty, and peacefulness of this cathedral. The Frescos, mosaic tiles, stained glass, religious statues, are truly a piece of art. To the likes in Italy or France. Absolutely gorgeous!
This world-class structure houses the one of the largest mosaic collections on the planet. Liturgy celebrated in the Cathedral Basilica is wrought with meaning and history. Acoustics are phenomenal; the cathedral concert series shows that off to great effect. The building is first and foremost a house of worship, but is also a tourist attraction, history museum, art gallery and... More
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