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St. Patrick's Old Cathedral

263 Mulberry St, New York City, NY 10012-3375
+1 212-226-8075
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263 Mulberry St, New York City, NY 10012-3375
+1 212-226-8075
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

I had the pleasure of visiting the Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral in little Italy last weekend for the Catacombs by Candlelight tour. They are given 3x @ day. What a great experience! Our guide,Tommy, of Tommy's New York Walking Tours and More was...More

Thank motogo2
Reviewed 5 August 2017

A tour must include the catacombs which at the moment is still being developed but the tour guide Tommy does a great job leading the tout and makes it exciting. The church itself is beautiful and worth a visit. Loy's of history about New York

Thank Tramachef
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We visited because it was relatively recently named a basilica, something we target to visit when we are on vacation. There is some beautiful stained glass and an interesting grave yard surrounding three sides of it, but I was a little surprised it was a...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The Basilica of Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral is located in 260 -264 Mulberry Road, this is in the NOLITA ( (North of Little Italy) neiborhood. You will find the entrance located on Mott Street. The cathedral was built between 1809 and 1815 in the Gothic...More

Thank Stephan G
Reviewed 24 June 2017

If you visit on a SAturday chances are you will witness a wedding . You are allowed to stand in the back. There was a graduation when we were last there. We were also there for part of a mass. So beautiful!!

Thank Seadreams11
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

A lovely cathedral in a great neighborhood. We attended a very nice wedding here. The stained glass windows were excellent, the service magnificent. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area.

2  Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

St Patrick's is a gorgeous place. Serene, historical, and impressive, it is a fantastic place to walk around or choose a spot to sit and just be peaceful. I hope you will go check it out!

1  Thank Bev041
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

What a gem. While walking to Little Italy we discovered this little unknown church. The Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral, on the corner of Mott &a Prince St., is the original Cathedral of the Archdiocese of New York and a cousin to the more...More

1  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 9 December 2016

​It's not as well-known as its counterpart on 5th Avenue but the cathedral is noteworthy on its own for being the seat of the archdiocese of New York in the 1800s and the first church in the US dedicated to the Irish saint. It's not...More

Thank gboi77
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Always visit here while in NYC. Light a candle for those gone before. Peaceful & serene. Well worth visiting.

1  Thank JHL1950
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Response from Scott G | Reviewed this property |
No, you can just stroll right it. You can donate to light a candle though