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St Joseph Catholic Church

623 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2619
+1 210-227-0126
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beautiful church

beautiful church to go see or attend mass if you're there on a Sunday. It reminded us of a European... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jerry J
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Fayetteville, ga
Such a beautiful church

It was truly a treat to attend mass there while I was in town for business. Congregation was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lloy2018
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Nampa, Idaho
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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623 E Commerce St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2619
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+1 210-227-0126
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"attend mass"
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"stained glass"
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"german immigrants"
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"sunday mass"
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"commerce street"
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"light a candle"
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"enjoy the beauty"
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"rivercenter mall"
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"heart of downtown"
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"convention center"
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"the river walk"
in 17 reviews
"light show"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

beautiful church to go see or attend mass if you're there on a Sunday. It reminded us of a European Church so it was worth seeing.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was truly a treat to attend mass there while I was in town for business. Congregation was welcoming & church was lovely!

Thank lloy2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

St. Joseph's Catholic Church is a beautiful historic church in downtown San Antonio. Visitors are welcome to step inside and look or pray. This was a German Catholic Church and still has a lot of the signs written in German which I loved. Very historic...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped by while we were in the downtown area and it was a beautiful and spiritual experience! A gem in the heart of the downtown district.

Thank Bill G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely church just steps away from the river walk and river center . It has Ben there since the late 1800s. The organ is beautiful too . We were welcomed by the staff in such a kind and inviting way . The stained...More

Thank laj2e7
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful Church to visit both inside and out. This is where some of the members of the Texas volunteers from the Alamo are layed to rest

Thank Ethel97
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Stumbled across this beautiful old church..felt like many churches back in Germany...can see the craftsmanship in the details.

Thank Rita L
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Wow. Even strangers said this as they visited. The 12 noon Mass daily is not to be missed, as also the opportunity for Confession one hour prior. I try to do the Stations in each church I visit, and enjoyed doing so here. My wife...More

Thank CaptainDG
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

This is what I picture a Catholic Church should look like. Mine back home, when I was growing up was like this, but on a much smaller scale. The statues are beautiful the altar was gorgeous. We lit candles for our family and spent some...More

Thank Sandra F
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

The church is awe-inspiring! The architecture, the statues and the altars were amazing. I was so happy that the church was open for viewing.

Thank UneGrandeDame
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Dark K
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Response from Kaoru T | Reviewed this property |
Of course you can! People of any faith, even no faith, can go in to visit. If there is service going on, I think it's OK to walk in and look, and to pray, so long as we're respectful and not distracting to others attending... More
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