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Cathedral of St. Paul

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Address: 239 Selby Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55102
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This Classical Renaissance-style Cathedral dating back to 1915 features a...

This Classical Renaissance-style Cathedral dating back to 1915 features a splendid interior of six chapels, imported marble columns, large statues of the four evangelists and beautiful rose windows.

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awe-inspiring

This is a fantastic building and even if you are not Catholic, I think is awe-inspiring. As a Catholic, it is a must-see if you are in St. Paul.

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Elk River, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a fantastic building and even if you are not Catholic, I think is awe-inspiring. As a Catholic, it is a must-see if you are in St. Paul.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you are attending a weekend mass, or celebrating a Catholic high school graduation ceremony or wedding, or simply need to burn time during the day and are in the mood for exploring some amazing art and architecture, the Cathedral of St. Paul is one of the greatest places to be while doing that. The Cathedral has never been my... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in town, you should visit the St. Paul's Cathedral. Amazing place for visit, and why not make a pray ? You gonna love, if you have time, take a tour, there is some kind of museum in the sub-level. Fantastic Visit !

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Minneapolis
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The St. Paul Cathedral sits on a high bluff overlooking downtown St. Paul and the Mississippi River. Its architecture and dimensions rival the great cathedrals of Europe. The sense of spirituality that resides within its magnificent space is tangible and striking. The sculptures within the Cathedral are museum quality. It is worth at least a 30 minute visit if you... More 

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Greekcook
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You'll see the cathedral from just about anywhere in St Paul, so all you have to do is point your car in that direction. Park across the street, at the end of Selby Avenue. There's a tour available so you can hear something about what you're seeing. This is the sister cathedral to the one in Minneapolis. This one is... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the nation's most beautiful cathedrals, offering weekday tours at 1 pm, two Masses daily and several on weekends. It provides an impressive and holy atmosphere, ideal for quiet reflection. Mass liturgies are also well done.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral in St Paul anchors the downtown on one side and the state capitol on the other. The building is impressive for American Cathedrals but lame compared to European cathedrals. Fairly new and copying the old styles of Europe. The biggest problem is philosophical. The cathedral is tied to the Archdiocese that covered up sexual abuse for decades, moving... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just walking in here the first time brought tears to my eyes. So beautiful. The location also has beautiful views. So much history. i am not Catholic, but the minute you step foot in these doors you will feel God's presence

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Burnsville, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cathedral of St Paul is so beautiful. It is worth the stop to go in and take in the beauty of the architecture and the gorgeous stained glass windows. Although not as old, it reminds me of the cathedrals of Europe. Great place to take photos.

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Canby, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing building. My daughter was just in awh with the detail and beauty. Will visit again. Thank you.

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