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Old St. Mary's Church

646 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2935
+1 313-961-8711
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The church is also know as the Church of the Grottos as they have three in the rear of the church... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2015
Frank C
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Fort Wayne
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I try to visit a catholic church in every city we visit - The stained glass, architecture, and... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2015
rachael s
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Cleveland Ohio
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646 Monroe St, Detroit, MI 48226-2935
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Reviewed September 10, 2015

The church is also know as the Church of the Grottos as they have three in the rear of the church. There is much history to the church and adjoining building. The church has a pamphlet explaining some of the history and architectural details of...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed September 7, 2015

I try to visit a catholic church in every city we visit - The stained glass, architecture, and artwork are breathtaking. This church is no exception and is in a convenient location to the Greektown neighborhood - take a few minutes to stop in and...More

2  Thank rachael s
Reviewed August 23, 2015

Amazing architecture and statues in this old church. Don't miss the beautiful grottos in the rear of the church. Felt very welcome.

1  Thank nmm044
Reviewed August 17, 2015

This is like going back in time or going to see magnificent churches in Europe...What a beauty..A treasure.

Thank CATFortMyers
Reviewed August 16, 2015

Not sure where Clifford C. went, but you would be hard pressed to find churches this beautiful in Europe. Parish is active and vibrant and welcomes thousands of visitors each year. Well worth a visit for prayer, meditation, Mass or just to soak in the...More

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed August 14, 2015

Very convenient to the Greektown casino. The acoustics could be better. The architecture is appealing.

Thank Clifford C
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Classic, beautiful, timeless. Amazing location at the foot of the Ambassador Bridge, so much history.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed August 3, 2015

The first we went to see it, it was after 4pm, on weekday and close. So we went back next day. The church is in Greek town but it is a catholic church and walking distance from casino, restaurants and parking is $5. Mass on...More

Thank arlenejustice
Reviewed June 19, 2015

On our last visit to Detroit, we were lucky to have the time to visit Greektown and stopped in at St. Mary's Church. This church is absolutely beautiful. From the stained glass to the statues and the architecture. You will be glad you stopped in....More

1  Thank 621theresag
Reviewed April 25, 2015

This is one if not the First Catholic Churches Built in Detroit. It's a Grand Structure inside and out. Right next door to theGreek Town Casino.

1  Thank kweldon61
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