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Old St. Patrick's Church

724 Camp St, At Girod, New Orleans, LA
+1 504-525-4413
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Awe inspiring

Such a beautiful church. The altar is just amazing and takes your breath away. Make sure you... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
marisolinmiami
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Miami, Florida
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Nice historic church

Church located only about 100 metres from Lafayette Square and from the outside is a nice piece of... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Jason S
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Melbourne, Australia
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A National Historic Landmark, Old St. Patrick's Church is one of only two early landmarks of distinction left in Lafayette Square, the other being Gallier Hall. Irish immigrants built the Gothic-style church in 1840 to rival the French St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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724 Camp St, At Girod, New Orleans, LA
Central Business District
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful church. The altar is just amazing and takes your breath away. Make sure you confirm what day/times they are open during weekdays before venturing out.

Thank marisolinmiami
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Church located only about 100 metres from Lafayette Square and from the outside is a nice piece of architectural design. Inside is beautiful and worth a look, I attended the 12.00pm mass and it was well down and inspiring.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have seen cathedrals throughout Europe and Old St. Patrick's is right up there with it's beautiful structure and excellent upkeep of the facility. From the moment we walked in, we were in aw of the spectacular views but also the feeling...More

Thank Coach T
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Ornate and colourful with a vaulted ceiling that will take your breath away. Great for photographers.

Thank KokoLB
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a place to go to mass but arrived too late to go to the cathedral. St Patrick's was close to our hotel. It's beautiful inside as you can see from the pictures.

Thank PeterO06
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Even though I am not catholic, I was welcomed into worship in this beautiful, historic space. Stained glass and other ornamentation were inspiring and priest had a lovely sweet homily. Grateful to experience Hod in this place.

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Church Inside and out. It's a place where you can go and escape the outside craziness of NOLA!

Thank Stacy D
Reviewed 26 March 2017

It's been 50 years since I've been to a Latin Mass and it was great. The architecture, traditional rear facing altar, communion rails used during the service ... all great memories. The parishioners are incredibly fortunate to have priests that keep the tradition alive.

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We were walking to the WWII museum from The French Quarter on St. Charles st and saw this little gem and decided to come in. We were in luck! It's a beautiful quaint little church with an awesome organ. Would recommend stoping in if you're...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Mass on Sunday at St. Patrick's in New Orleans. Very happy to be able to attend mass while visiting New Orleans.

Thank DAVID H
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