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Beautiful cathedral

This is a beautiful cathedral with wonderful acoustics. Quiet place to go for reflection. It has... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carlos B
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Spectacular, Historic Church

One of America's largest cathedrals. St. Cecelia's is on the Nat'l Register of Historic Places. The... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
LaughingPenguin
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Guided tours are available through this Spanish Renaissance-style cathedral, which contains stained-glass windows from the 16th century.
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701 N 40th St, Omaha, NE 68131-1899
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+1 402-551-2313
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful cathedral with wonderful acoustics. Quiet place to go for reflection. It has one of the largest organs in the nation.

Thank Carlos B
Reviewed 11 September 2018

One of America's largest cathedrals. St. Cecelia's is on the Nat'l Register of Historic Places. The Spanish Renaissance Revival style was unusual for the period. There is an active arts program through the cathedral. Check for special exhibits and events, but visit regardless for the...More

1  Thank LaughingPenguin
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We were married at Cathedral. Have a fantastic flower show once a year in the spring. Very old church with great windows and high ceilings which make it very majestic. Sounds are great when there is music.

Thank joannslater
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I have grown up with this church. Even if you are not an avid church goer you would appreciate the beauty of this Cathedral. The Spanish architecture and stained glass windows are breath taking. Lots of history with this church that offers tours and takes...More

Thank poochiemama2016
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We have been there for various events. Our favorite is their annual flower show. This is an event NOT TO BE MISSED! Areas of the church are decorated with flowers. Entertainment is provided throughout the day.

Thank The-Travelin-DC
Reviewed 22 July 2018

When our son lived in the area, we started going to St. Cecilia's for Mass because they offer at 6:00 Mass on Sunday nights. It worked so well for our schedule. The cathedral is gorgeous. With several side altars, beautiful lighting, and magnificent stained-glass windows,...More

Thank RickyRedwood
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

One the most beautiful in the central Midwest, please see and appreciate. Great physical beauty and peaceful.

Thank Ed E
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Don't miss St. Cecilia! Incredible stained glass windows, and lovely ceiling. A wonderful place to walk around and be close to God.

Thank Katelyn M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

St. cecilia’s cathedral is one of Omaha’s oldest and largest churches, and certainly the most famous. Constructed throughout most of the 20th Century, “the cathedral”, as it is commonly called, is home to several non-religious community events, the most popular being the Cathedral Arts Festival,...More

1  Thank barbqbill
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Guided tours available. A really beautiful church, fantastic pipe organ. Wonderful flower show end of January. Handicap entrance on south side by parking lot, & a museum & gift shop in the rear building.

Thank Marie R
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