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SS. Peter and Paul Church

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666 Filbert St, San Francisco, CA 94133-2805
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our recent trip to San Francisco we visited the Church of Saints Peter and Paul across from Washington Square Park in the North Beach neighborhood. It inspires prayer and devotion to enter a space combing such grandeur with such rich craftsmanship, a testimony to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dribera
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A building that prides itself with its architecture and the interior inside, this place is truly impressive. My friends and I were walking towards Union Square and stopped by here to see the inside of the church. Of course the outside is already a beauty....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 5 December 2018

With a grand rose window, tremendous twin spires and gleaming in the sunshine it was thrilling to visit this landmark church. It really has a gorgeous facade. The beauty continues within. An awe inspiring vision is to be seen along the nave, culminating in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful cathedral in the little Italian Town at North Beach. Great place to hangout and rest.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chrisaF3176MX
Reviewed 17 September 2018

The church is a must see if you are in area. The iconography, sculpture and architecture alone is enough to make it worth the visit however the space itself has a atmosphere truly befitting its grandeur. Spend some time enjoying the space and reflecting on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chris J
Reviewed 30 August 2018

The parish church in North Beach. It's an historic landmark in this neighborhood and always catches one's eye.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This is such a beautiful church, often missed since it isn't close to many tourist attractions, but definitely worth a visit. It is located right in front of Washington Square in Little Italy, close to Coit Tower. It is beautifully designed and the inside is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

Saints Peter and Paul Church is a Roman Catholic Church in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood. Located at Filbert Street, across the Washington Square and is known as "the Italian Cathedral of the West", and has served as the home church and cultural center for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

This attractive white church towers over Washington Square park and Little Italy. It was used as the Cathedral in the film Sister Act. We would have liked to see inside but there was a service in progress. It is intricately designed.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nicola D
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Having pigged out in Little Italy we walk past here to Fishermans Wharf. Nice church with a little park opposite. Happy to gave seen the church.

Date of experience: July 2018
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5 August 2017|
Response from SherryS994 | Reviewed this property |
As I understand it.....yes.
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24 February 2017|
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Response from jenLeCreate | Reviewed this property |
Hi Nancy K, I don't have too much to add as you got some good info from aggie1202. She is right they do not have their own lot. And they are street meters as well as other sites similar to spothero to reserve - parkwhiz... More