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Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph

80 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113-2303
+1 408-283-8100
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Mass with family

Always enjoy coming to St Joseph Cathedral, Sunday morning Parking is accessible and people are... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
San Jose, California
Choral Project

My friend and I saw the Choral Project sign. The church is beautiful and the music and songs were... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
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Built in 1876, this church serves the oldest parish in San Jose.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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80 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113-2303
+1 408-283-8100
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

Always enjoy coming to St Joseph Cathedral, Sunday morning Parking is accessible and people are very nice

Thank rosaiselacotija
Reviewed 27 April 2017

My friend and I saw the Choral Project sign. The church is beautiful and the music and songs were fabulous. It is a great place for a concert. Chairs a little uncomfortable.

Thank R4211IIdianam
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Really beautiful building both inside and out. Great place to go for a Catholic service. Amazing venue for weddings as well. There is also a gift shop on the side.

Thank NicoleHT
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you are into Cathedral's, this is a good place to visit. It is a beautiful church. It is still in it's original site and neat to attend a service there if you are catholic.

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 9 February 2017

A delightful cathedral with a stunning ceiling and beautiful stained glass windows. Even on a cloudy day the windows are bright and beautiful! Services and concerts held in the round- a lovely place of worship.

Thank moot
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a beautiful church both inside and out in the middle of downtown San Jose. Well worth the visit and it has a nice gift shop next door.

1  Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I love this church, but it does not have the warmth I remember. More gorgeous than ever. Statues and windows have been cleaned and renovated. It seems to be missing the vibrant interaction I have experienced in the past.

Thank vintner25
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I'm not a Catholic but there's true beauty in this Cathedral. Every December, they hold a special music program over 12 days with local musicians including clubs and school ensembles. Very worthwhile. Also, this deserving Cathedral does tremendous outreach work with he homeless including meals,...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 2 January 2017

According to Wikipaedia, this cathedral was built at the end of the 19th century - and [beautifully] restored at the end of the 20th. The result is a magnificent building, especially inside. The ceiling is absolutely stunning. At the back, in a balcony, a huge...More

Thank seggerman
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This basilica has beautiful artwork, stained glass windows and is a wonderful place to stop and drink in some beauty and quiet while downtown San Jose.

Thank jl42016
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Damilola E
27 March 2015|
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Response from JohnWong56 | Reviewed this property |
I visited the church in the morning around 8 am during the weekdays and they have no services so was able to walk about freely. It is wise to check the church website for mass schedule to avoid the crowd. FYI there is... More