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Old St. Mary's Church

836 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3608
+1 414-271-6180
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Beautiful in a busy area

This is a very beautiful church in the middle of the city. There is only on street parking at... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Polkadot72
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Wadsworth, Ohio
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1847 and Still Vibrant

There was to be a wedding at 5:00 in the lovely sanctuary. The programs listing bride, groom etc... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
jane o
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Holland, Michigan
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1 Oct 2017
“Beautiful in a busy area”
8 Aug 2016
“1847 and Still Vibrant”
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836 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3608
Downtown
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful church in the middle of the city. There is only on street parking at meters. There are several steps to climb to enter. The alter and windows are amazing to see. We went for a wedding so I'm not sure...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2016

There was to be a wedding at 5:00 in the lovely sanctuary. The programs listing bride, groom etc. were awaiting guests. Even though the ceremonies were not to begin for 3 hours, all was safe inside this historic edifice.

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

I was married here, oh so many years ago. It's only a few blocks from City Hall. It is old and has been beautifully restored.

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Reviewed 2 November 2015

In Milwaukee for just a couple days, and visited Old St Mary's early in the morning for the 7AM mass. What an awesome place, and about 50 business people there for the morning mass to start their day.

Thank Jay M
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

Beautiful and Father Tim welcomes everyone - he's a great priest who is revitalizing the East Side Catholic churches.

Thank Ed T
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Reviewed 7 December 2014

Old St. Mary's is one of Milwaukee's oldest churches. Although smaller than many churches, it is one of the most beautifuland a very vibrant parish as well. It's downtown and worth a visit. Unfortunately, it is not unlocked during the day. To visit, come during...More

1  Thank Brian M
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Reviewed 15 October 2013

Small but ample to host a wedding; quite old but well kept ; historical but in the downtown what else is left to describe, No fees to enter; a quick 15 mins is enough if you are not going for the mass.

Thank Puneet C
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Reviewed 20 March 2013

The church is quite old and lovely. I was pleasantly surprised to see so many people attend the Ash Wednesday services at lunchtime. I'm not sure who was leading the service

Thank LGuerrero0
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Reviewed 20 January 2013

This is a beautiful church with gorgeous stained glass windows. For those of us who work downtown, they have a noon Mass on holy days that takes about 45 minutes (so you can go over your lunch hour).

1  Thank ckopczyk
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Reviewed 17 January 2013

While a little staid on the outside, the interior is beautiful. It has a very modern central cross over the altar. The seating arrangements are flexible which can be a plus. THe acoustics are a little echo-y but still very good.

Thank TomM_Milw
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When we went we parked at a meter. You need to pay only at certain times so read the sign first before you pay, but take quarters in case you are there during the times that they charge. We parked on the street on the side... More
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