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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 6 days ago via mobile

The church is very beautiful in every way including its architecture, and courtyard. It is very relaxing to walk the courtyard or sit on the benches. The shopping near the church Is also the best in Santa Fe.

Thank EnchantedTraveler2
Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed our visit with all the beautiful art work. All the intricate details inside the Cathedral were very beautiful!

Thank _dcwitteman
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must see in Santa Fe. Don't forget to stroll through the stations of the cross garden in the back of the property.

Thank Renie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed the Sunday mass. The mass was in Spanish and during the service, 3 babies were baptized. Apparently, it is the local custom to undress and dunk the babies in the baptisomal. Following the baptism the babies were presented to the parish for...More

Thank kkeuty
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a pretty church. If you are walking around the plaza take the time to take a peak. Pop your head in. The baptizmal fountain is pretty.

Thank J W
Reviewed 1 week ago

St.Francis is still a working church.It is a very beautiful Cathedral that has a long history in Santa Fe.There s a lot of history in the works of art there and in the overall design of the church. It is well worth the time spent...More

Thank 209rexc
Reviewed 1 week ago

What great historical and spiritual significant available to us everyday! go if you have the chance!

Thank jlrich12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well I spent a lot of time just taking pictures out front before even getting inside. Once inside the cathedral if totally amazing. The arches, and painting designs, along with the stations, and other carvings are breath taking. I am so glad my husband enjoys...More

Thank Sherry R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral is very old and represents architecture and history of the west very well. Churches are easily found in most cites, but this one will look different and you will wonder about " the old times" as you visit.

Thank louisianaman2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

With only an overnight stay in this historic city, we decided to take in the Cathedral and the Downtown sights. This landmark cathedral was built in 1869. Being one of the few buildings that isn't an adobe, it provides contrast to its rounded neighbors and...More

Thank Nancy B
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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.