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St. Cecilia's Cathedral

701 N 40th St, Omaha, NE 68131-1899
+1 402-551-2313
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Had our wedding there. Fantastic flower show

We were married at Cathedral. Have a fantastic flower show once a year in the spring. Very old... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joannslater
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Omaha, Nebraska
Beautiful house of worship

I have grown up with this church. Even if you are not an avid church goer you would appreciate the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
poochiemama2016
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Omaha, Nebraska
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Guided tours are available through this Spanish Renaissance-style cathedral, which contains stained-glass windows from the 16th century.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pipe organ” (15 reviews)
“flower show” (10 reviews)
“stained glass” (6 reviews)
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701 N 40th St, Omaha, NE 68131-1899
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+1 402-551-2313
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"flower show"
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"stained glass"
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"spanish renaissance"
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"old church"
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"attend mass"
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"cultural center"
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"beautiful architecture"
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"sunday mass"
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"late january"
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"largest churches"
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"historical landmark"
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"floral displays"
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"united states"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were married at Cathedral. Have a fantastic flower show once a year in the spring. Very old church with great windows and high ceilings which make it very majestic. Sounds are great when there is music.

Thank joannslater
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have grown up with this church. Even if you are not an avid church goer you would appreciate the beauty of this Cathedral. The Spanish architecture and stained glass windows are breath taking. Lots of history with this church that offers tours and takes...More

Thank poochiemama2016
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been there for various events. Our favorite is their annual flower show. This is an event NOT TO BE MISSED! Areas of the church are decorated with flowers. Entertainment is provided throughout the day.

Thank The-Travelin-DC
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When our son lived in the area, we started going to St. Cecilia's for Mass because they offer at 6:00 Mass on Sunday nights. It worked so well for our schedule. The cathedral is gorgeous. With several side altars, beautiful lighting, and magnificent stained-glass windows,...More

Thank RickyRedwood
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One the most beautiful in the central Midwest, please see and appreciate. Great physical beauty and peaceful.

Thank Ed E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't miss St. Cecilia! Incredible stained glass windows, and lovely ceiling. A wonderful place to walk around and be close to God.

Thank Katelyn M
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

St. cecilia’s cathedral is one of Omaha’s oldest and largest churches, and certainly the most famous. Constructed throughout most of the 20th Century, “the cathedral”, as it is commonly called, is home to several non-religious community events, the most popular being the Cathedral Arts Festival,...More

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Guided tours available. A really beautiful church, fantastic pipe organ. Wonderful flower show end of January. Handicap entrance on south side by parking lot, & a museum & gift shop in the rear building.

Thank Marie R
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

A must visit to appreciate Spanish type architecture in The Plains. Must go behind the altar to view presentations there.

Thank jerry b
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

i always go to the flower festivals with my mom every year. we have gone since i was little. very beautiful church and in a good neighborhood with surrounding food places to stop and eat good food and close to downtown omaha too

Thank erinj63
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