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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

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Address: 2 South Claiborne Street, Mobile, AL 36602
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Nice Church

Loved the Church inside and out. Good information on the stained glass windows that are being restored. Didn't get to stay long as they had a wedding party showing up. Not the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
REEJJE
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Conway, Arkansas
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Conway, Arkansas
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved the Church inside and out. Good information on the stained glass windows that are being restored. Didn't get to stay long as they had a wedding party showing up. Not the fanciest Catholic Church I have seen but very nice.

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Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to visit the church and decided to go to mass there the next day. The church is beautiful. If you are looking for mass go here as it is nice to see how the old churches were built.

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Mobile, Alabama
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33 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This historical Cathedral is amazing. It is located in the heart of downtown Mobile. You can attend daily Mass at noon, or just stop in to pray. The crypt (if open) is also very interesting.

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Thank Rick H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very beautiful and historic holy place. The parish (although not the current building) traces back to the original French settlers. Absolutely worth a visit. Wish I had been able to attend mass.

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Murrieta, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located a short distance from our hotel, the cathedral is a nice church, but compared to other basilicas around the country and world, it is rather modest. The front of the church is flanked by two large, gold domed topped towers. The church is home to a nice display of stained glass. ***if you enter please be respectful, as this... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We strolled around church and into church for photos as it was highly recommended. Will not disappoint. It's beautiful with stained glass windows. Nice quiet place to come and prey.

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Tuscumbia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am not a Catholic so I go to see the architechtural beauty of the building which has exquisite detail throughout.

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Mobile, Alabama
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful place!! Everyone should go and take their families!! You don't see great buildings like this everyday!!

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Anniston, Alabama
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our "tourist" plans fell thru on Sunday morning so we decided to attend mass before going back home. Soooo glad we did. The building itself it amazing, well worth stopping by when the sanctuary is open, the service is even nicer however. With most Catholic churches moving to more modern styles this Catheral is still what I would describe as... More 

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Athens, Alabama
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a stunning and beautiful mass. It was an unbelievable experience. The organ was amazing! We will go every time we are in town.

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