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St. Fidelis Church

900 Cathedral, Victoria, KS 67671-9782
+1 785-735-2777
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A Short Drive From the Interstate for a Beautiful Gem

We saw the spires from miles away, as we drove on a cross country trip. We were ready for a bit of... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
kelli320
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SMYRNA
WOW ! ! !

This Catholic Church was built by German immigrants over a three year period and was dedicated in... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Optimistic_Otto
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Columbia, IL
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900 Cathedral, Victoria, KS 67671-9782
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

We saw the spires from miles away, as we drove on a cross country trip. We were ready for a bit of a break, so we wandered over to the cathedral, not really knowing what to expect. What a treat. The cathedral is really magnificent....More

Thank kelli320
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This Catholic Church was built by German immigrants over a three year period and was dedicated in 1911. On May 14, 1971, St. Fidelis Church was placed in the National Register of Historic Places as a building of "architectural significance." On January 29, 2008, the...More

Thank Optimistic_Otto
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of the most beautiful churches that i have ever been to. It is absolutely breathtaking

Thank Running4Fun2017
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Stopped by the Cathedral of the Plains, St Fidelis Cathoic Church in Victoria, KS.Completed in 1911 and filled with 48 historic stained glass window from Munich Brothers Chicagom, IL at a cost of $37,000 dollars. It has been placed on the National Registery of Historic...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Stopped in to light a candle, was awestruck by the sheer magnitude of the cathedral. The town is charming. The marble pillars and statues are so beautifully detailed.

Thank LAstuckinKS
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Last Summer we traversed down Interstate 70 and jumped off and back on again as we headed West to Colorado . This was one of many Great stops along the way . Gorgeous architecture and stained glass windows, and the history was worth investigating ....More

Thank GoodtogoKansasCity
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful Cathedral tucked away in the small town of Victory KS on I70. We're not Catholic but took time to light candles and offer prayers for our family and nation. It's very stunning and you will be impressed. This is a must visit! God...More

Thank colonelbraz
Reviewed 14 October 2016

a majestic monument to the perseverance of early Catholic families in a harsh western Kansas environment. It is a beautiful building and grounds but be sure to read the history of the building and you will truly be amazed

Thank slas86
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

While traveling along Interstate 70 through Kansas there aren't too many interesting stops close to the highway but this small town does in fact have a very interesting history and its' church is a beautiful one so do make the stop. It sure beats the...More

Thank ARodriguezP
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is exactly the sort of local destination you hope to come across on a road-trip. Traveling between Wilson/Lucas to Hays for dinner during an overnight getaway, I saw the sign for the "Cathedral of the Plains" on Rt 70 and on a whim we...More

Thank Monica R
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Martha B
Traveling to CO June 23/24 and back following week. Are there tours or any events scheduled that a visitor can attend? Martha Begeman
25 May 2017|
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Response from GoodtogoKansasCity | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, A little early for the Herzogfest (Aug . 4 & 5, 2017) and a little late for Fidelisfest (April 23, 2017). Nearby Hays KS has a couple of things going on : Ellis County Historical Society Presents A Chuck Wagon... More
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