St. Mary's Assumption Church, New Orleans

A Baroque church in style, St. Mary's Assumption Church remains a National Historic Landmark, completed in 1860. The church was built for the German immigrant population of the city and contains the shrine of Francis Xavier Seelos, a German priest who ministered in the 19th century. Check the website for the Mass schedule. Add St. Mary's Assumption Church and other attractions to your New Orleans trip itinerary using our New Orleans road trip tool .
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  • Loved, loved, loved the tour. There is so much history to discover / learn about the very early days before New Orleans was New Orleans, from when the nuns first came over in the 1700’s and the beginn...  more »
  • I've been on the 10:30 hj h. I really enjoyed the celebration. Music choice, a lot of people watching. Behind the altar has very beautiful shrine and has 1 1 tb a museum telling the story of the Church.
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  • I Love.😊 everything about it. People are not loud so i can meditate. The Gothic architecture is greatly preserve and worth to look at. You ought to visit. Thanks.
  • This church is breathtaking. Especially the "German style" altar. We go to Latin Mass back home in TX. I wish our church was as beautiful. It would definitely go with the amazing Latin liturgy.

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