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Saint James Cathedral

804 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104
+1 206-622-3559
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Lovely interior and exterior

We caught a glimpse of this church as we were touring Seattle and the beauty of the architecture... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel A
Beijing, China
Beautiful Cathedral

It's very interesting church. A huge interior with the altar in the middle makes this place unique... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Roman P
Chicago, Illinois
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804 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104
+1 206-622-3559
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We caught a glimpse of this church as we were touring Seattle and the beauty of the architecture drew us in. The exterior was magnificent and the interior was also nice. I am not Catholic so we didn’t stay for mass but I still like...More

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's very interesting church. A huge interior with the altar in the middle makes this place unique. You can feel the special atmosphere since you entering this church. Not many sculptures, but whatever is there it's enough. There are nice stained glasses and very modern,...More

Thank Roman P
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Newish (by European standards) cathedral with full congregation. We chose the mass which incorporated extra suinging which was very impressive.

Thank AnotherEngineer
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Saint James Cathedral is the mother church of the Seattle Archdiocese and the seat of the archbishop. Its construction began in 1905 and was finished in 1907. Its height is 167 feet. The church has numerous beautiful organs.

Thank Tsion A
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Great place to give thanks before and after cruising. Went to 10:00 a.m. Mass day of cruise and the day we returned. Used Ubers to get us there. Very easy to get in and out. Very beautiful church with huge choir and the priest gives...More

Thank 8009EMH
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Beautiful cathedral in the Capital Hill/First Hill neighborhood. Strong parish of families, friendly neighborhood.

1  Thank DianneTahoe
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Saint James Cathedral is a beautiful church located on First Hill, adjacent to downtown, Broadway and I-5. It's a lovely place to attend mass and they are very welcoming here to all people. Four services on Sundays and 2 services daily. Over 100 years old,...More

Thank jay s
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Visiting St James Cathedral is a must when you are here in Town. This church has a lot to offer. All pilgrims to the cathedral are welcome during this Year of Mercy. You can walk through the Holy Doors of Mercy, the four bronze doors...More

1  Thank Carmella B G
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Walking into this grand, historic cathedral was like walking into another world, filled with deep tradition, respectful tones and holy ritual. I had come for vigil mass on a Saturday afternoon, expecting a casual, noisy, distracted service (the way it often is nowadays), but was...More

2  Thank Henedine
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We have been to St. James for weddings and what a special place it is. There are major events/concerts held at St. James and we highly recommend them to everyone. Check their calendar.

Thank Fav26V
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