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A European cathedral experience in downtown Detroit.

This Catholic church, in Greektown, near casinos and some of the best eating you will ever do, is a... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
tesshoffman
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Detroit, Michigan
Found while walking through Greek Town

Georgeous Church, Marble Pillars, Frescos, Stained Glass, Grotto, Rosewood Benches, Pipe Organ... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
billndees
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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This Catholic church, in Greektown, near casinos and some of the best eating you will ever do, is a breathtaking peek into rich pageantry. Main chapel is huge and awe-inspiring, and the side chapels are intimate and evocative of walking into a cathedral in Spain...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Georgeous Church, Marble Pillars, Frescos, Stained Glass, Grotto, Rosewood Benches, Pipe Organ, This Church Has It All!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank billndees
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

I was on my way to Greektown Casino when I spotted the church which is right next door. Couldn’t hurt to say a few prayers before playing? The church is gorgeous outside and inside, with fantastic stained glass windows and a huge organ. Very old...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

Old School Catholic Church that brought back memories of a time gone by still proud to be Catholic and always will be

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MatthewM5258
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Beautiful Catholic Church in Greektown in downtown Detroit. Mass daily at 12:15 pm. Appreciate the surroundings and give yourself a minute to sit and reflect.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank sloanrc
Reviewed 13 June 2018

I'm very biased when it comes to Old St. Mary's since I got married here in 2011! I had grown up loving the beautiful church and the Greektown neighborhood, and luckily my now-husband fell in love with it too. I don't live in Michigan anymore,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SarahZ738
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We stayed next door at Greektown Casino, many times. We finally had the opportunity to go in the church- amazing. So beautiful, so much history. The grottos inside are stunning. You do not need to be religious to appreciate the beauty of this church.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank michd61
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Also like to find a Sunday mass while traveling. This place was beautiful and the perfect spot to attend mass. Located in Greektown and was a nice 15 minute walk from my hotel. City streets were very quiet and it was a brisk but beautiful...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank auntiekat
Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you are traveling downtown Detroit you must top in the Old St. Mary's. It's just a quick walk from the ball parks in Greektown. Visit and pray for your loved ones. Then grab a gyro and enjoy the evening.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank MaryBeth41
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I have been here several times including a wedding and it is a gorgeous church. The architecture was inspiring and I felt like I was really in a church. They don't make them like this anymore!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Ruth R
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Response from MaryBeth41 | Reviewed this property |
There is free parking in the lot next door BUT you need to tell the attendant you are there for Church.
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