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Holy Family Cathedral

818 West Fifth Ave, Corner of 5th Ave & H St, Anchorage, AK 99501
+1 907-276-3455
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Listen to the Dominican Rite choir

The Dominican Rite Mass at Holy Family Cathedral (4 p.m. Sundays) is something every visitor... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Anchorage, Alaska
Try the Latin Mass

Every sunday at 1600 they hold a latin mass. Go next door if you need to and get a Latin Mass... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Nate C
Ellensburg, Washington
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818 West Fifth Ave, Corner of 5th Ave & H St, Anchorage, AK 99501
+1 907-276-3455
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

The Dominican Rite Mass at Holy Family Cathedral (4 p.m. Sundays) is something every visitor (Catholic or not) should experience in Anchorage. The building itself is one of the oldest in town. The 1889 Bavarian stained glass windows transports me to Europe and is reminisce...More

Thank umbrlafoto
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Every sunday at 1600 they hold a latin mass. Go next door if you need to and get a Latin Mass guide from the bookstore. $10 well spent and then enjoy the very ancient traditions.

Thank Nate C
Reviewed 11 August 2016

It was great to find a 7:30am Sunday Mass to start our week in Alaska. The cathedral was an easy walk from our downtown hotel, the Anchorage Grande. The congregation and priests were very welcoming, the church was beautiful inside and out, the homily was...More

1  Thank M R
Reviewed 7 August 2016

As always when we are in a different country or city we look to see where there is a Catholic Church is to goo to Sunday Mass. We were very lucky to have this Cathedral so close. We did go to a 7:30 Mass and...More

1  Thank 2antigua
Reviewed 16 July 2016

We stopped here for Mass on a Sunday morning. The church was small, but very intimate. They had just gotten new stained glass windows that fit in beautifully with the church's interior. The church was crowded many locals as well as tourists, One of the...More

Thank puma1954
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The 6 windows in the nave of the church have been replaced with 100 year old stained glass windows that were "rescued" from a closed church in PA. They were restored and brought to Anchorage as part of the Cathedral's 100 year anniversary program. Through...More

Thank Anchorgal
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I noticed the church as we had a brief stop in Anchorage during a cruisetour and were walking along Fifth Ave. I am always attracted by interesting building exteriors, especially those of churches, and the pretty exterior structure of Holy Family Cathedral got my attention....More

Thank Roobydoo5
Reviewed 10 September 2015

It's a little church in an earthquake prone section of town, which does its duty by helping the homeless, who overwhelm the neighborhood.

Thank George3702
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Oldest Catholic Church in Anchorage and it now serves a mix that includes the local homeless shelter and some of the wealthiest folks in town. Mass in Spanish and English and Latin. Check their web site for the schedule. People come from all over town...More

1  Thank Anchorgal
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Roman Catholic Church right in the middle of the city. Very convenient. Beautiful. Offers mass in both Spanish and English.

Thank Gigita61
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