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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Visit the Oldest Building in Saint Louis
Reviewed By Nyormirror April 2018

I stopped by this quaint, beautiful little church during the week after visiting the Arch. I said a few prayers, took and few pictures and left feeling better then before I came. You can light a...

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Big statues and a simple church
Reviewed By Ann M March 2018

This church still has mass every day. Right next to the Arch stop in. You can even park in the parking lot so it's close to the courthouse and the Arch. You can still light candles. Huge statues was...

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A beautiful, but simple church
Reviewed By Allen21096 February 2018

As we walked from the Hyatt Regency Hotel at the Gateway Arch towards the Gateway Arch, we passed right by the Old Cathedral. We decided to stop in and were impressed by the beautiful, yet simple...

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