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The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi

131 Cathedral Pl, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2026
+1 505-982-5619
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This cathedral was built in 1886, and is known for its beautiful Romanesque architecture.
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131 Cathedral Pl, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2026
+1 505-982-5619

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed my visit here. It was peaceful, and the volunteers were helpful and able to answer my questions.

Thank busyteachergirl
Reviewed 3 days ago

So very pretty inside and out. Huge and Quite Ornate inside. There is a lovely Bell Tower that chimes throughout the Plaza area all day.

Thank trra
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The breathtaking nature of this holy place will leave you in awe. Glorious and calming! A staple of a Santa Fe visit!

Thank amandakC288MM
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited during the day and went to mass in the evening. The church itself is beautiful. The statuary outside is very nice as well.

Thank Kevin032452
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We like to go to Mass here when we're in town. The beauty of this Cathedral is inspiring. Mass was warm and engaging.

Thank chuckybear
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very beautiful and peaceful place. Architecture is amazing. For a dollar you can get a candle and light it up for any intention you want. They have cute gift shop there too.

Thank Voyage_GalD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a pretty church, but I'm just kind of surprised this is the #2 thing to do in Santa Fe. They're open til 4:30. We went inside and just kind of took it in for a couple of minutes and then we were done. Not...More

1  Thank Summer W
Reviewed 1 week ago

An historical building, worthy of penciling in for a short visit on a walking tour of the city - a must see whilst in Santa Fe.

Thank CharlieBrizzay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommend a visit if you are in Santa Fe. Lovely place to gather your thoughts and light a candle for loved ones. The interior is much like most churches but nevertheless worth seeing.

Thank Mandy5761
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place for a visit and an even better place to see the Santa Fe Opera apprentices sing every year. Get their early for the free concert!

Thank sheatly
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Beverly S
11 December 2016|
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Response from Patrick D | Reviewed this property |
Located in the east end of the nave is the sanctuary. Above the altar is the San Damiano Crucifix, a replica of the crucifix in Assisi, Italy. Tradition says that the Lord leaned down from the crucifix and said; "Francis, go... More
Anne G
27 July 2016|
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Response from Char W | Reviewed this property |
Open for visitors all day to come and go, people also taking pictures. Some sections roped off but you can still see area.
26 July 2015|
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Response from cmincalif | Reviewed this property |
I think I remember that they were in the back of the church in the garden.