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The old chapel of Our Lady of Loreto is a beautiful. We were there just after a wedding which was... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Barry and Nicol... G
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Reading, United Kingdom
A beautiful chapel

The building is part of the Presidio and is on the grounds. For just $4 per person you can tour the... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
KarenG98
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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

The old chapel of Our Lady of Loreto is a beautiful. We were there just after a wedding which was lovely. Beware of mozzies and the heat.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Barry and Nicol... G
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The building is part of the Presidio and is on the grounds. For just $4 per person you can tour the whole grounds. Parking is free. I recommend coming in the cooler months, before it’s up in the 90-100s every day.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KarenG98
Reviewed 1 May 2018

This seems to be an entirely re-constructed church with nothing original from the time of the Texas Revolution. But it is a pleasant little church with an interesting fresco (from the 1940s?) so if you're visiting the Presidio why not stick your head in the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Very nice church located within the Presidio La Bahia. Quite a bit of earlier history involved but it is still an active church. A must stop when visiting Goliad.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank gkeager
Reviewed 8 March 2017

As I mentioned in my review of the Presidio, the church is still a working Catholic church. It has been maintained and repaired for the congregation. The painting in the altar area is relatively recent, but depicts the history of the church when it was...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

We enjoyed visiting the Chapel. It was the day after Christmas and it was still decorated for the holiday. A Very historical and moving to be in.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed 13 December 2016

When you enter these doors you know you are in a very special and holy place.Beautiful and restored magnificently.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 22 November 2016

It is believed that many men are buried in the floor of the Chapel. Visit the museum part of the chapel for viewing fascinating artifacts they uncovered during renovations. It' just beautiful. And they pipe in choral music that adds to the atmosphere!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank LeslieD186
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I'd had read about that chapel on the internet but could barely believe it. A stair built by a mysterious man and that no one could explain it "mathematically ".... Now that I had the chance to visit it myself (it's not a chapel anymore,...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank N597SVmariat
Reviewed 31 October 2016

active church parish, wonderful restoration, beautiful fresco. History well presented and preserved. Guide knowledgeable, friendly.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank gattsav
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