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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Largest Cathedral West of the Mississippi
Reviewed By waterlover19 June 2018

Though not very far west. The church is beautiful and there is a very nice organ that is played at most masses.

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In the shadow of the Arch!
Reviewed By tvctully May 2018

We were visiting at noon and attended mass. Stark contrast to the newer Basilica, the Old Cathedral has historical significance and a beautiful sense of calm. So glad we stopped on our visit to St...

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very old church.....
Reviewed By wakisobol March 2018

kinda small and very simple church, nothing extravagant but u feel very welcome. a few steps away from The Arch. mass is still celebrated. a must when u visit St Louis.

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