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Beautiful French Gothic Style Church

A peaceful retreat from the noisy city just outside it's beautiful stone walls. The inside is... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
LauraR3787
Far more beautiful than St' Pat's

Went to a wedding here and was just so stunned by the beauty and Gothic architecture of this... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
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27 Aug 2018
“Beautiful French Gothic Style Church”
2 Oct 2017
“Far more beautiful than St' Pat's”
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869 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10065-6648
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

A peaceful retreat from the noisy city just outside it's beautiful stone walls. The inside is magnificent with beautiful stained glass, side altars, statuary. it looks older than it's 100 years-- feels like you've stepped back in time, somewhere in Europe.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Went to a wedding here and was just so stunned by the beauty and Gothic architecture of this gorgeous church. This church is far more intimate and beautiful than St' Patrick's Cathedral. I had no idea this church existed and I was genuinely thrilled to...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

While visiting Manhattan, everyone stops in, at least once, at St Patrick's Cathedral on 5th Ave, across from Rockefeller Center. However, the church they should really make an effort to visit is the Church of St Vincent Ferrer on Lexington Ave at E 66th St....More

1  Thank Brian M
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I cannot go to the Upper East Side without visiting the Church of St. Vincent Ferrer. I always feel an incredible sense of peace in the cathedral and, to me, being able to light real candles (instead of those push button models) makes the spiritual...More

1  Thank GloriaAndLorraine
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

They have a wonderful location off of Lex inthe 60's. And offer concertos of ancient music played with ancient musical instruments. I know of no other place in the city offering this and in addition the church is beautiful and the acoustics are great fir...More

1  Thank Allan S
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The Dominicans Friars firstly arrived in New York City on 1860. In 1867 they had already built their first chapel on the Northeast corner of Lexington Avenue and 65th Street! This chapel became the actual magnificent church, which was consecrated in 1918 and is officially...More

2  Thank LuizDutraNeto
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