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One of the largest churches in the West Indies has some lovely frescoes.
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Bourbon St, Castries, St. Lucia
+1 758-452-2416
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

A crazy ride through Castries led us here. We viewed the unique and beautiful artwork and sat and meditated for a few minutes. It was a nice stop.

1  Thank Sara C
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I wandered into the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception on a Sunday morning about half an hour before Mass and decided to stay. I was blown away by the intricate decoration throughout the building - walls, windows, ceiling, while the altar was spectacular. It got...More

1  Thank MeredithAussie
Reviewed 27 May 2018

My husband and I like to visit churches and attend mass on Sunday's when we are traveling. This service did not disappoint! Mass was a little over two hours, we are used to an hour, but it was a fabulous experience. The Bishop was there...More

2  Thank Amber S
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The church was gorgeous and has an amazing history. I wish we had been able to attend Mass there, perhaps next trip.

Thank Guy A
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Church is in constant need of maintenance, so they have set up a donation box (locked) for that purpose. I was pleased to be able to contribute. The windows are gorgeous.

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

The view from inside this church is absolutely amazing....the artistry and kaleidoscope of colors from the windows and alter bring on a special spiritual peace and calmness on walking through the doors. Truly a special memorable place of worship.

Thank cj7582018
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Stopped off after cutting through Derek Walcott square, it's lovely and quiet inside with some beautiful views and amazing artistry, very well-kept as though there was a strong sense of community pride and respect with this location. As there appeared to be a service (wedding)...More

Thank PreacherKane
Reviewed 19 April 2018

I have seen lots of churches, but this one stands out. It has both traditional elegance and unique island art. The multimillion dollar restoration is impressive

1  Thank mcfarlan2018
Reviewed 16 April 2018

My wife, two children and I visited this church on Easter Sunday April 2018. It is located not far from the cruise ship terminal. It is a very beautiful church. The church has a lot of history, paintings and decorations. In addition it appears to...More

2  Thank blairkk25
Reviewed 13 April 2018

We just saw this church as we were passing by but it is historic and beautiful. I wish we would have had time to stop,

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30 June 2018|
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Response from Gail M | Reviewed this property |
Masses tad longer than parish Masses. Do not wear shorts and T's. Nice slacks (no ties necessary) for men. Nice attire for women.
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Sylvanus L
16 February 2017|
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The Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, located in Derek Walcott Square, Castries,[2] Saint Lucia, is the seat of the Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Castries, currently Robert Rivas. The... More
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Hi there, The beautiful cathedral is downtown Castries, your ship is berthing in Pointe Seraphine cruise ship terminal. Mass time is from 8am to 10am. You'll be landing around 8am. Easiest and safest way is to take a taxi... More
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