Old Cathedral (Basilica of St. Louis, King of France)

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St. Louis' earliest church and first Cathedral officially named the Basilica of St. Louis. The present structure is 165 years old and is a national monument. Museum contains the tomb of the first bishop of St. Louis and countless religious artifacts. Open daily. Daily masses.

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Adjacent to the Arch
Reviewed By Charles B August 2019

Beautiful church!. Worth visiting. We were fortunate enough to be staying nearby so we were able to walk over after visiting the Arch. We were even able to attend Mass because they have one every...

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history and beauty
Reviewed By ExPatinNica July 2019

The only piece of property in St Louis (maybe in Missouri!) that has never been bought or sold! Also the first Catholic church west of the Mississippi! Definitely worth a stop!

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Stunning revered structure next to the Gateway Arch
Reviewed By cherokee58 July 2019

Though I could not gain entry to the Old Cathedral on Monday, I took alot of pictures in the rain to gain a good idea of what the structure looks like on the outside. I'm sorry that I did not visit...

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