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Immaculate Conception Church

Bourbon St, Castries, St. Lucia
+1 758-452-2416
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One of the largest churches in the West Indies has some lovely frescoes.
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Bourbon St, Castries, St. Lucia
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+1 758-452-2416
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"stained glass"
in 11 reviews
"sunday mass"
in 6 reviews
"derek walcott square"
in 8 reviews
"minor basilica"
in 3 reviews
"painted ceiling"
in 2 reviews
"interesting interior"
in 2 reviews
"wonderful architecture"
in 2 reviews
"quiet contemplation"
in 2 reviews
"busy town"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
"normal tourist"
in 2 reviews
"eastern caribbean"
in 2 reviews
"walk around"
in 2 reviews
"sandals la toc"
in 2 reviews
"cruise terminal"
in 3 reviews
"visiting st"
in 2 reviews
"our honeymoon"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have seen lots of churches, but this one stands out. It has both traditional elegance and unique island art. The multimillion dollar restoration is impressive

1  Thank mcfarlan2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife, two children and I visited this church on Easter Sunday April 2018. It is located not far from the cruise ship terminal. It is a very beautiful church. The church has a lot of history, paintings and decorations. In addition it appears to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just saw this church as we were passing by but it is historic and beautiful. I wish we would have had time to stop,

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This church is cool on the inside -- definitely worth poking your head in if you're nearby -- for example, if you're at the Castries Market (though I probably wouldn't suggest wasting your time with the market!)

1  Thank Wes J
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

The outside is no indication of the artistic work on the inside. This is a church with great history and colour. We didn't get a chance to participate in mass but the church was "decorated" for the Lenten season which added a special quality to...More

1  Thank C K
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Sunday mass is a must do in Castires. The faith and joy that is shown in the service is like no other.

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Reviewed 16 February 2018

This is a very colorful and actively used church. While we were there, a procession of local, well mannered school children entered the church. I was also interested to see a memorial to the Martyrs of Uganda. The condition of the Cathedral suggests modest wealth...More

1  Thank emkute
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Nice church with wonderful architecture, stained glass, nativity scene, art work. Mass was being held, but we were allowed to step in and take pictures with our group.

1  Thank wacotx46
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

This was a lovely calm place to visit on a hot afternoon in a busy town. We had been for a walk through the busy shopping/market area and were making our way back to the ship when we noticed the open church doors of the...More

2  Thank holiday-view23-7-11
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Vast church with a Victorian iron structure, akin to a market hall and a very interesting interior, including attractive stained glass windows.

1  Thank Madalyn H
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Sylvanus L
17 February 2017|
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Response from kristinasouth | Reviewed this property |
The Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, located in Derek Walcott Square, Castries,[2] Saint Lucia, is the seat of the Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Castries, currently Robert Rivas. The... More
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TexasBubbaTexas
18 December 2016|
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Response from kristinasouth | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, The beautiful cathedral is downtown Castries, your ship is berthing in Pointe Seraphine cruise ship terminal. Mass time is from 8am to 10am. You'll be landing around 8am. Easiest and safest way is to take a taxi... More
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bconry
29 November 2016|
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Response from Geoff R | Reviewed this property |
I've checked on their website.Mass times are all recorded.They vary from day to day.Suggest you go in to Immaculate Conception Church in Castries. You'll enjoy the visit. Geoff
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