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St. Patrick's Cathedral

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Enormous 13th-century-style Gothic church on Madison Avenue, with a seating capacity of 2,200, rose window reaching 26 feet across, pipe organ with more than 7,380 pipes and the graceful twin spires that reach 330 feet into the sky.
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460 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10022-6863
+1 212-753-2261
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice Church. Very similar to those found in Europe. Nice to take a time out and have some peace.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Gothic Cathedral with paintings. This place is very quiet and you can feel the spirituality around you. Come here to pray or just contemplate.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JasonTheron
Reviewed yesterday

Whether you're of the Catholic faith or not (I'm Church of Christ), St. Patrick's Cathedral on Madison Avenue in NYC should definitely be on your list of places/things to see. The architecture and the beautiful stained-glass windows are awe-inspiring. Just remember, many people are here...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Glynda D
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the most beautiful place I visited during NYC visit, inside is breathtaking, peaceful, and tranquil all in one ....... Simply Beautiful tho

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank carolinamoon2015
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This church is amazing with very unique interior and exterior architecture. I would say it’s a good visit if you are around the city for few days. There are prayer rooms and this place has a divine feel.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Krisdoc
Reviewed 3 days ago

it is amazing cathedral with a great design, with lovely old spirit within the new ny city, so you can feel it is so different when you get in.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mina S
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have never seen such an amazing cathedral before the outside is stunning. The pictures don't do it justice, this has got to be on your to do list! We were lucky enough to come back to this church on a Sunday whilst the service...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ReviewAlex123
Reviewed 4 days ago

Outstanding architecture outsiide and inside make this site so sacred. Thefeelingone has inside hasto be experieced!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A calm oasis! I went here to light candles for my family I wasn’t disappointed It’s beautiful inside and out I’m happy I went Go see it!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SharbyT
Reviewed 5 days ago

An extraordinary Cathedral, beautiful architecture inside and out. Take a few moments to visit and say a prayer.

Date of experience: December 2018
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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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14 January 2019|
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Response from TravelledCATXN | Reviewed this property |
We did not have a car, but parking is a premium. If possible try to find a lot nearby.
Yolanda S
19 August 2018|
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Response from absc | Reviewed this property |
We attended 9am mass last Sunday. Just turn up. It was busy, but there's more than enough room for everyone!
11 August 2018|
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Response from ivykarkut | Reviewed this property |
Anyone can go inside the Church at any time. No need for a guided tour.