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Holy Name Cathedral

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“sunday mass”(27 reviews)
“pipe organ”(20 reviews)
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735 North State Street, Chicago, IL 60654-3835
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My mother has always wanted to go to Mass here. We took the opportunity on a Saturday evening and it was delightful. I am not Catholic, but one of the things I have always enjoyed about Mass is when all members turn to greet one...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Toby B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We not only attending a Sunday morning service, but also looked around. This place is unbelievable. The size, sculptures, wood work, etc. were magnificent. Make sure you walk in far enough to turn around and see the piper organ. The service itself was great. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank johnwJ8251RG
Reviewed 31 October 2018

WE were in Chicago on a Sunday and we attended Mass here. The singing was fantastic and the whole Church was beautifully decorated with flowers. Afters we got directions from some lovely people to best area to go to etc.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Explorer16865951612
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Holy Name Cathedral is one of the oldest and most famous Cathedrals in Chicago.It's always a fulfilling Spiritual Experience to visit Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago. The Architectural Ambiance Abounds in this Sacred Atmosphere. One of many free attractions guaranteed to please while in Chicago.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curt H
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Holy Name Cathedral is a nice enough Church and if you happen to walk past it might be worth going in. However if you are not interested in Churches or going near the area this is very missable. Note: this is a working Church so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 16 October 2018

I had to check out this church due to the gangster history. One of Al Capone's rivals was shot outside this church and you can still faintly see bullets holes - you have to look very close and know where to look. A lot of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jenn R
Reviewed 16 October 2018

I was riding a bike through the city and stopped to see this beautiful church. So interesting. I recommend it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank apitman
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Beautiful stained glass windows and rich woodwork. We visited on a Friday afternoon and it was quiet enough for us to sit and pray. Was part of a walking architecture tour we did in between meetings.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank krigold
Reviewed 14 October 2018

It has the most gorgeous color stained windows and all the exquisite details all over the architecture. You have to get a peek inside.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FoodieChefDina
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The ceilings were made of wood and were beautiful. A larger church, it’s alter was made of wood not marble

Date of experience: October 2018
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4 January 2018|
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Response from Bryan B | Reviewed this property |
It's a Church . . . go on in as long as it is not after visiting hours. I sincerely doubt if they appreciate cameras flashing though. While you're there, light a candle, say a prayer and leave a couple bucks in the box.
8 February 2016|
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Response from saolsen11 | Reviewed this property |
Mass schedule from their website: Weekday 6:00, 7:00, 8:00 AM; 12:10, 5:15 PM Saturday 8:00 AM, 12:10 PM Saturday Vigil 5:15, 7:30 PM Sunday 7:00, 8:15, 9:30, 11:00 AM; 12:30, 5:15 PM