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Old St. Mary's Church

646 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2935
+1 313-961-8711
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A beautiful Catholic Church

I have been here several times including a wedding and it is a gorgeous church. The architecture... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ruth R
Detroit, Michigan
Lourdes Grotto

This is a gem of a church with a few dozen beautiful statues. It has a very unique reproduction... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2017
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646 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2935
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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!

Thank Ruth R
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

This is a gem of a church with a few dozen beautiful statues. It has a very unique reproduction Lourdes Grotto. We parked just nearby in a lot and is convenient to Greektown.

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Beautiful and historic Catholic Church well worth a visit and a prayer for peace in out times in our town.

Thank Don R
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Old St. Mary sits in the heart of Greektown. It is a wonderful and historic Catholic church. It is filled with old detailed wall cravings and reflects the elegance and majesty of churches of old. Attending noon mass during the week is a true treat....More

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Reviewed May 26, 2017

You'll definitely want to check out the grotto here-just beautiful! We've seen it many times, but still check it out whenever we go to Greektown

Thank robertacX8520ZT
Reviewed May 23, 2017

A visit to Detroit should include the chance to see this beautiful shrine. The interior is breath-taking and if one can experience a concert in the building, it is "heavenly."

Thank 2Moore
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Incredible old church in Greek Town and worth a visit for mass. Beautify & peaceful. parking is free during mass times and easy access in/out.

Thank TR_Plus5
Reviewed April 5, 2017

in the hustle and bustle of the city, this is a welcome respite. the facility is beautiful and charming. no matter what your religious background, the beauty and serenity is all encompassing in mind & spirit!!

Thank marysia14
Reviewed March 30, 2017

This is absolutely stunning church with so much history. I would highly recommend going to a service or taking a tour...very very rich with history.

Thank stephaniek269
Reviewed March 7, 2017 via mobile

We attended Old St. Mary's with our daughters Confirmation class. The church is the third oldest church in the Archdiocese of Detroit. Every Sunday at 10:00am, mass is said in Latin. Very spiritual mass to attend. Pictures do not do this church justice. You MUST...More

Thank BridgetB1973
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