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St. Joseph Catholic Church

434 Church Ave, Bowling Green, KY 42101-1800
+1 270-842-2525
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Beautiful 19th Century Church

We were lucky enough to be able to go inside and see this beautiful church which was modeled after... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Rita C
Greenwood, Indiana
Breath taking.

Although we are not Catholic, We thoroughly enjoyed visiting this historic sight. It was a breath... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Robin B
via mobile
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Built in 1889 and modeled after a cathedral church in Germany, this magnificent Gothic structure features many interesting architectural details and is still an operating church that serves the Catholic community of Bowling Green.
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434 Church Ave, Bowling Green, KY 42101-1800
+1 270-842-2525
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We were lucky enough to be able to go inside and see this beautiful church which was modeled after a church in Cologne, Germany. This church was built in the late 1800's and its statues and ornate decor are gorgeous. This is still an active...More

Thank Rita C
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Although we are not Catholic, We thoroughly enjoyed visiting this historic sight. It was a breath taking sight to behold. The building had such beautiful detail. The only regret is that we didn't sing a song as the acoustics were amazing!

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This is a mid size church with small church atmosphere. Friendly place to go to worship the Lord. The people will make you feel welcome.

Thank Jerome D
Reviewed 4 January 2017

When ever I have visitors who have traveled in Europe I take them to visit St. Joseph's . They are amazed seeing this beautiful church . It's truly a work of art and beautifully preserved. You won't be disappointed. The members of this church are...More

Thank Glenn L
Reviewed 12 September 2016

A great church, a beautiful place to pray, meditate, or ponder the stations of the cross. The most spiritual place in the town, in my opinion.

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This church is so beautiful and I'm so glad they have maintained it for future generations. The historic beauty of the building is complemented by such a friendly and welcoming congregation.

Thank MDavisT2414
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Come for a great traditional mass with Fr. Andy, stay a bit for the history. If you value Bowling Green and have lived here it's good to trace it's roots and St. Joseph's has been around to serve the area for it's many important life...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 13 May 2016

This is the most caring group of priests and parishioners we have ever experienced. The Church is beautiful, and the Marian Shrine is special. Truly a sanctuary.

Thank Theresa S
Reviewed 21 September 2015

I enjoy photographing all types of churches and places of worship so when I came upon St. Joseph’s Catholic Church located in Bowling Green, KY I was in heaven (excuse the pun). St Joseph’s is an active church located in the community, however visitors may...More

2  Thank DrMarc9491
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Took advantage of the Saturday evening 5:00 pm Mass. Very traditional and impressive catholic church.

Thank Carolyn C
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