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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

2 South Claiborne Street, Mobile, AL 36602
+1 251-434-1565
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Beautiful

I love that church is open so that anyone can come in and view the beautiful architecture. It's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jessica w
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Beautiful cathedral

This is a beautiful cathedral with many outstanding stained glass windows. The crypt chapel can be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
margiemc4
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2 South Claiborne Street, Mobile, AL 36602
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+1 251-434-1565
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"the stained glass windows"
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"spiral staircase"
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"pipe organ"
in 10 reviews
"attend mass"
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"marble floors"
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"old church"
in 9 reviews
"midnight mass"
in 4 reviews
"gold leaf"
in 4 reviews
"lovely church"
in 4 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 11 reviews
"beautiful place to visit"
in 4 reviews
"downtown area"
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"visiting mobile"
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"lots of history"
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"dauphin street"
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"across the street"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love that church is open so that anyone can come in and view the beautiful architecture. It's open, clean, and historic.

Thank jessica w
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful cathedral with many outstanding stained glass windows. The crypt chapel can be reached by descending a spiral staircase near the front of the church.

Thank margiemc4
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent around 30 minutes in this facility. Fantastic detail quality construction and plenty of history. When visiting dolphin Street it’s worth a visit

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Loved the feeling inside. Very peaceful atmosphere and easy to access. The stain glass was something to behold

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The splendor of this beautiful cathedral is awe-inspiring. Beautiful stained glass windows and the stations of the cross will bring you to tears. Be sure to walk down the winding staircase to the Crypt Chapel. There is a stately old tree on the outside lawn...More

Thank BGBark
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We took a slight detour to visit the cathedral. Worth every minute of the hour detour. Make sure you go down stairs to see the private chapel. They offer pamphlets and a newspaper. The stained glass windows are stunning.

Thank lmaloney
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Peaceful and beautiful, but we couldn't find the "office" . Easy to find, quiet part of town. As serene as any in the world

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Not a religious man however, this cathedral is worth a look. Incredible construction and history. Supposedly each one of the stained glass windows is worth almost $150,000.

Thank Ross C
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

A beautiful and moving experience. The church is well kept and has been beautiful restored. The Architecture is stunning and don't forget to visit the Priests prayer room which is access via the spiral staircase.

Thank steve p
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This cathedral is simply breath taking inside and out. The workmanship that went into building this place is overwhelming. The glass stained windows are beautiful and the marble floors/pillars magnificant. There is a crypt under the alter where previous bishops of Mobile are entombed. A...More

Thank Mark K
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pritchettd2017
4 March 2017|
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Response from Ruth W | Reviewed this property |
I don't know how much it cost or who can be married there, The church does have a web site and it would be best to contact the church office and get the correct information that way you know for sure what you want to do... More
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Response from skipper w | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. It is locked at night but open each day. Masses are usually in the morning and noon on weekdays and a Mass on Sunday. There are funerals and weddings from time to time also but to again answer your question you... More
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