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Old St. Mary's Church

646 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2935
+1 313-961-8711
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Stunning!

This is absolutely stunning church with so much history. I would highly recommend going to a... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2017
stephaniek269
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Clinton Township
Beautiful historic church

We attended Old St. Mary's with our daughters Confirmation class. The church is the third oldest... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2017
BridgetB1973
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646 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2935
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+1 313-961-8711
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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.

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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

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Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful church in downtown Detroit. It has a beautiful cathedral interior with frescos and statues. The acoustics are fantastic. This is a must see!!!

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Reviewed January 5, 2017

This is a beautiful Roman Catholic church that is in the heart of Greektown. While I love to look at the artwork, architecture and such, beware the pews are very narrow. Mass is very traditional as far as format and music with bells and formal...More

Thank EricaDH
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Reviewed January 1, 2017

You don't have to be either Catholic or religious to admire this beautiful Church built in 1843 and marvel at its construction . The grotto's , pipe organ & multiple Altars sets it apart from others. Take a break from the Casino or a busy...More

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Reviewed November 15, 2016

Went here prior to a Lions game. Only a few minutes from Ford Field and right in Greektown. It is a very beautiful church.

Thank Detroit333
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Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

I decided to stop by here after walking around Downtown Detroit as it was in the top 30 things to do in Detroit on TripAdvisor. And it was great! The church was BEAUTIFUL! I was surprised to see how beautiful the interior was with its...More

Thank AKAshon
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

When you arrive at St. Mary's, the first thing you notice is the architecture. Once inside, the grottos on each side of the entrances stand out: To the left is the grotto depicting Christ's agony in the garden of Gethsemane, on the right are the...More

Thank femaletrumpet02
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Reviewed September 29, 2016

We loved visiting this beautiful old church and learning about their active congregation. We called ahead for a tour and learned so much from their historian. It was a very moving experience for all of us.

Thank Judith H
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Went into the church after mass on Sunday... it is beautiful and there is so much to see. the stained glass windows are amazing.

Thank Georgia S
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