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Cathedral of St Joseph

140 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-3708
+1 860-249-8431
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Beautitul Location to Celebrate Mass

We've been for both Mass and a Graduation. The inside will remind you of some of the great... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Hartford, Connecticut
Beautiful Cathedral

I was confirmed in the original church before it buried down on 12/31/57. I was also married there... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
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140 Farmington Ave, Hartford, CT 06105-3708
+1 860-249-8431
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

We've been for both Mass and a Graduation. The inside will remind you of some of the great cathedrals in Europe, but much better it and more open feeling. It feels a bit sacrilegious to describe it in museum quality terms, but the stained glass...More

Thank JBMartiniguy
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I was confirmed in the original church before it buried down on 12/31/57. I was also married there and it was my family’s church for 60 years. We all live out of town. But my Mother still has friends at the church. My Father who...More

Thank MrCottage
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We we're able to walk through this beautiful Church. The windows are just amazing. We loved the sculptures as well. This is a great stop, to add to your site scene. You do not need to a lot too much time yet you'll be glad...More

Thank Jeannie B
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Stepped in here after touring the Twain house up the road. Parked nearby along the same road in free parking and walked over. Such a colorful and cheery place. I walked around for about 15 mins admiring its colorful glass. There were a couple others...More

Thank RandomTraveler76
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We made a short stop here midweek. There was a mass going on so we didn't want to interrupt but we managed to sit peacefully for a short time and take in the vastness of the place, the beautiful full height (100ft?) stained glass windows...More

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This marvelous church is right down the street from the Mark Twain house. We saw it and had to stop. Fortunately for us, the doors were unlocked. While this church was built in 1962, it has a very modern feel to it. The stained glass...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This was magnificent. While at first site it appears simple, spending time reveals the detailed work. The stained glass windows alone are awe inspiring. It was dedicated in 1962 in the Diocese of Hartford. The interior is impressive with its many huge stained glass windows...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Have attended various services at this location. Very simple but elegant location. Parking was good and the location was easy to find.

Thank carole717
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We drive from Simsbury to go to mass at the cathedral every Sunday at 11. It's a gorgeous building with the most beautiful stained glass. The various priests always give inspiring sermons. The music is beyond belief. The organist is a famous concert organist and...More

Thank Food9er
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Beautiful-although concrete exterior- building. Exceptional stained-glass windows. Tours avail. or plan on attending a mass. Substantial organ and quality music and choir.

Thank BandLyn
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