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Address: 2280 Calle Principal, Mesilla, NM, Mesilla Plaza, corner of Calle Principal & Santiago, Las Cruces, NM 88046-0026
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Also known as the Basilica of San Albino.

This is a stop you do not want to miss. The stained glass, the pews, the altar, the ornaments are all well cared-for and properly displayed. You will want to take your camera, but... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Akos K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a stop you do not want to miss. The stained glass, the pews, the altar, the ornaments are all well cared-for and properly displayed. You will want to take your camera, but be respectful.

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Thank Akos K
Dublin Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Mesilla we spotted this beautiful minor Basilica, it dominates on side of the town square and is still a place of worship today. The day we visited it was closed, I would have loved to see the interior. It is a beautiful building and maintained in excellent condition.

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Thank motorcar1
aptos
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Interesting Church with wood ceiling put on in 1960 and chapel carved by a Frenchman. This is not the site of the original Catholic church in Mesilla.

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Matteson, Illinois
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I attended Mass here while in town and the pastor was very personable and gave one of the best Homily's I have heard recently. The carvings and statues are worth stopping to see. The altar is breathtaking.

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Wasilla, Alaska
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105 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

I loved hearing the bells chime the time as I wandered the streets of Old Mesillia Village. The church is right in the center and at the plaza so it is not hard to find.

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Houston, Texas
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Very nice and beautiful cathedral. It is sometimes closed. Inside is quite elegant and nice but not over the top.

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Elephant Butte, New Mexico
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14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Thought the church was OK, have seen more beautiful ones in Mexico. Lots of people there, parking in the back left of church.

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Buda, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

You can walk into this church anytime. Just be mindful of where you are at. It is an old historic church that is a part of Old Mesilla, It is still in use by local parishioners. Very nice architecture. Very pleasing.

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Alto, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

The have Sunday service very nice and interesting a nice place to visit ,after the service there are vendors and music in the plaza,plus places for lunch.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is actually a minor basilica... beautifully renovated with a stunning altar and stain glass windows. Definitely worth the visit!

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