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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

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Awesome Architecture

We attended Sunday evening Mass and stayed to take some photos and read about the history... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Larry W
Bradley, Maine, United States
If you love history this is it.

Beautiful , Glad we stopped, we love old buildings full of history. a real wonderment to look at... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Whiteville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

We attended Sunday evening Mass and stayed to take some photos and read about the history. Currently under renovation but still pretty awesome. Statuary included a full-size replica of Michaelangelo's "Pieta". The chapel was completely restored and unique. Loved it. Very friendly folks and we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Larry W
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Beautiful , Glad we stopped, we love old buildings full of history. a real wonderment to look at , really when you think of the time pieord, Well maintained and kept.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank martinblacksheep
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I was married here so this church has awesome memories for me as a child when my family attended here and as an adult when I married my husband . If you are into interesting architecture then this is one building that you should not...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Icemar
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

My husband is an avid history lover, and when we visit new places, we always go to the biggest church around - they have the real stories of the people! The visiting centre is lovely, and the people working were happy to help show us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank theriaultveronica
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This beautiful old church is undergoing restoration. Back in the day it was a well attended church and a hub for the many other catholic connections such as schools, hospital, nursing residence, CYO, and convent. One can be moved just by sitting very still in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Saucysavory
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This cathedral is absolutely beautiful from the outside. I walked around and took pictures for 15 minutes. Sadly, it was closed for renovations, but I'm sure I would have given five starts if I was able to go in.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank eddieNewYork
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I came here to research my Irish ancestors from Johnville NB and found out that Mary, the diocese archivist, is an amazing woman! If you come prepared with names, dates, and locations, chances are she can help you find something, or at least verify or...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is a beautiful church that boasts gothic architecture. The church has beautifully sculpted statues inside and outside, immaculate stain glass and many other historic and artistic features. It is a must see for those with an interest in architecture...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Ashley V
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We were here for a cruise. We walked the town and came across this Church. We went in and spoke to the Priest who was about to begin daily Mass. We stayed and were happy that we did. It was a nice mass in a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank PJWallyrock
Reviewed 1 May 2017

I have been visiting here since a small child and love the old charm and beauty. Very well kept up for it's age.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank davb0n
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