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“take a moment for some peace”

Old St. Mary's Church
Ranked #33 of 149 things to do in Detroit
Certificate of Excellence
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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
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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.

Thank stephaniek269
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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 see it.

Thank BridgetB1973
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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!!!

Thank Sheaston5
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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 attire of the altar servers. Its not the type of mass I prefer regulalry but I enjoy it as a novelty as it enhances the beauty of the church on visits. Not for young children since mass is so formal and long.

There is also a small grotto worth viewing.

Thank EricaDH
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