Best cathedrals in New Orleans

Check out the top cathedrals in New Orleans, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Jackson Square
1. Jackson Square
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198 local reviews
700 Decatur St, New Orleans
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+1 504-658-3200
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Cathy
A historic park in the French Quarter about the size of a city block. There are walkways, benches, and…
Steven
A historic park in the French Quarter about the size of a city block. There are walkways, benches, and…
Dan
Artists selling their paintings on the sides of the square. St. Louis Cathedral which is a Basilica and the…
1. Jackson Square
1. Jackson Square
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198 local reviews
700 Decatur St, New Orleans
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+1 504-658-3200
Cathy
Cathy
A historic park in the French Quarter about the size of a city block. There are walkways, benches, and Parisian-style landscaping. A statue…
Steven
Steven
A historic park in the French Quarter about the size of a city block. There are walkways, benches, and Parisian-style landscaping. A statue…
Dan
Dan
Artists selling their paintings on the sides of the square. St. Louis Cathedral which is a Basilica and the oldest continuously operating…
2. Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis, King of France
2. Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis, King of France
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56 local reviews
615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans
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Ronny
HOLIDAY TO DOS - Come make a joyful noise this December with gospel choirs, jazz bands, classical artists and…
James
The Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis, King of France, also called St. Louis Cathedral is the seat of the…
Alexis
This is a historic Cathedral located in the heart of the French Quarter. Its surrounded by local artist…
2. Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis, King of France
2. Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis, King of France
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56 local reviews
615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans
Ronny
Ronny
HOLIDAY TO DOS - Come make a joyful noise this December with gospel choirs, jazz bands, classical artists and more during this free concert…
James
James
The Cathedral-Basilica of Saint Louis, King of France, also called St. Louis Cathedral is the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New…
Alexis
Alexis
This is a historic Cathedral located in the heart of the French Quarter. Its surrounded by local artist selling and displaying the local art…
3. St. Louis Cathedral
3. St. Louis Cathedral
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44 local reviews
615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans
Closed · Opens Wednesday 8:30 AM
+1 504-525-9585
ChurchPlace of worshipPoint of interest
Belinda
One of the few Roman Catholic churches in the United States that fronts a major public square.It is the seat…
John
Everyone calls it St. Louis Cathedral but it's actually a Basilica as concentrated by Pope Paul IV in 1964. …
Mindy
Oldest continuously open Cathedral in North America. Gorgeous art and architecture. The central point of the…
3. St. Louis Cathedral
3. St. Louis Cathedral
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44 local reviews
615 Pere Antoine Alley, New Orleans
Closed · Opens Wednesday 8:30 AM
+1 504-525-9585
Belinda
Belinda
One of the few Roman Catholic churches in the United States that fronts a major public square.It is the seat of the Roman Catholic…
John
John
Everyone calls it St. Louis Cathedral but it's actually a Basilica as concentrated by Pope Paul IV in 1964. It's the oldest continuously…
Mindy
Mindy
Oldest continuously open Cathedral in North America. Gorgeous art and architecture. The central point of the French Quarter and a good and…
4. Cafe Du Monde
4. Cafe Du Monde
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413 local reviews
800 Decatur St, New Orleans
+1 504-525-4544
CafeStorePoint of interest
Cathy
252 local Airbnb hosts recommend Famous place for coffee and beignets. Its basically fried dough with a bunch…
Valerie
Not really just a coffee shop -- it's iconic in our culture - from a stop for beignets and cafe au lait after…
Michael
Not really just a coffee shop -- it's iconic in our culture - from a stop for beignets and cafe au lait after…
4. Cafe Du Monde
4. Cafe Du Monde
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413 local reviews
800 Decatur St, New Orleans
+1 504-525-4544
Cathy
Cathy
252 local Airbnb hosts recommend Famous place for coffee and beignets. Its basically fried dough with a bunch of powdered sugar on top but…
Valerie
Valerie
Not really just a coffee shop -- it's iconic in our culture - from a stop for beignets and cafe au lait after a holiday mass at the St…
Michael
Michael
Not really just a coffee shop -- it's iconic in our culture - from a stop for beignets and cafe au lait after a holiday mass at the St…
5. Jackson Square
5. Jackson Square
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10 local reviews
Chartres Street, New Orleans
(504) 658-3200
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Daneel
It's quintessential New Orleans....walking around Jackson Square with historic St. Louis Cathedral peeking…
Casey
Interesting people watching. The square is full of street performers, artists, fortune tellers. Check out…
Adam
The most famous cathedral in New Orleans, and best people watching to go with it. Artists studios, theater,…
5. Jackson Square
5. Jackson Square
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10 local reviews
Chartres Street, New Orleans
(504) 658-3200
Daneel
Daneel
It's quintessential New Orleans....walking around Jackson Square with historic St. Louis Cathedral peeking down at you while you sit on a…
Casey
Casey
Interesting people watching. The square is full of street performers, artists, fortune tellers. Check out the St Louis Cathedral here. …
Adam
Adam
The most famous cathedral in New Orleans, and best people watching to go with it. Artists studios, theater, amazing food. Everything you…
6. French Quarter
6. French Quarter
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300 local reviews
French Quarter, New Orleans
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Phoebe
Everyone loves the French Quarter. You can take the st. car from the loft directly there. Just a note, there…
Debi
Visit World-Famous Bourbon Street, St. Louis Cathedral, Top Chef restaurants and more. Take a riverboat…
Judith
Must see antique stores, restaurants, Cabildo, Jackson Square, St Louis Cathedral, Cafe du Monde, Moon Walk…
6. French Quarter
6. French Quarter
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300 local reviews
French Quarter, New Orleans
Phoebe
Phoebe
Everyone loves the French Quarter. You can take the st. car from the loft directly there. Just a note, there is a lot more to the French…
Debi
Debi
Visit World-Famous Bourbon Street, St. Louis Cathedral, Top Chef restaurants and more. Take a riverboat cruise, enjoy live music, visit…
Judith
Judith
Must see antique stores, restaurants, Cabildo, Jackson Square, St Louis Cathedral, Cafe du Monde, Moon Walk w/levee over looking the MS…
7. The Cabildo
7. The Cabildo
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39 local reviews
701 Chartres St, New Orleans
Closed · Opens Wednesday 10:00 AM
+1 504-568-8975
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Kurt
The Cabildo was built under Spanish rule between 1795 and 1799, following the Great New Orleans Fire of 1788…
Cathy
Go to Jackson Square where you will find The Cabildo. This elegant Spanish Colonial building is neighbors to…
Jessica
Go to Jackson Square where you will find The Cabildo. This elegant Spanish Colonial building is neighbors to…
7. The Cabildo
7. The Cabildo
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39 local reviews
701 Chartres St, New Orleans
Closed · Opens Wednesday 10:00 AM
+1 504-568-8975
Kurt
Kurt
The Cabildo was built under Spanish rule between 1795 and 1799, following the Great New Orleans Fire of 1788 that completely destroyed the…
Cathy
Cathy
Go to Jackson Square where you will find The Cabildo. This elegant Spanish Colonial building is neighbors to St. Louis Cathedral (another…
Jessica
Jessica
Go to Jackson Square where you will find The Cabildo. This elegant Spanish Colonial building is neighbors to St. Louis Cathedral (another…
8. The Presbytère
8. The Presbytère
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21 local reviews
751 Chartres St, New Orleans
Closed · Opens Wednesday 10:00 AM
+1 504-568-6968
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Cathy
A wonderful part of our past preserved perfectly. So educational and informative for visitors young and old…
Zach
The Presbytère is an architecturally important building in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana. It…
Nita
On the other side of St. Louis Cathedral from the Cabildo, the Presbytere is another museum. Check out the…
8. The Presbytère
8. The Presbytère
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21 local reviews
751 Chartres St, New Orleans
Closed · Opens Wednesday 10:00 AM
+1 504-568-6968
Cathy
Cathy
A wonderful part of our past preserved perfectly. So educational and informative for visitors young and old. Used as a Mint until 1909, then…
Zach
Zach
The Presbytère is an architecturally important building in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana. It stands facing Jackson Square,…
Nita
Nita
On the other side of St. Louis Cathedral from the Cabildo, the Presbytere is another museum. Check out the Mardi Gras exhibit
9. Holy Name of Jesus Church
9. Holy Name of Jesus Church
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4 local reviews
6367 St Charles Ave, New Orleans
+1 504-865-7430
ChurchPlace of worshipPoint of interest
Laurie
Saturday and Sunday Catholic Masses, on St. Charles, beautiful cathedral with great local history.
9. Holy Name of Jesus Church
9. Holy Name of Jesus Church
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4 local reviews
6367 St Charles Ave, New Orleans
+1 504-865-7430
Laurie
Laurie
Saturday and Sunday Catholic Masses, on St. Charles, beautiful cathedral with great local history.
10. Muriel's Jackson Square
10. Muriel's Jackson Square
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44 local reviews
801 Chartres St, New Orleans
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 504-568-1885
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Ashley
French Quarter area Right next to the cathedral and yes the food is great. Coolest thing about this place is…
David
St. Louis Cathedral, the Cabildo, photo ops with Andrew Jackson, one of the few places in New Orleans with…
10. Muriel's Jackson Square
10. Muriel's Jackson Square
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44 local reviews
801 Chartres St, New Orleans
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+1 504-568-1885
Ashley
Ashley
French Quarter area Right next to the cathedral and yes the food is great. Coolest thing about this place is the Séance Room upstairs. You…
David
David
St. Louis Cathedral, the Cabildo, photo ops with Andrew Jackson, one of the few places in New Orleans with good access to the river (the…
11. St. Louis Cathedral
11. St. Louis Cathedral
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2 local reviews
1100 Chartres Street New Orleans, New Orleans
(504) 529-3040
ChurchPlace of worshipPoint of interest
Cathy
Located in the heart of the French Quarter, this historic church is worth visiting for pure beauty alone. Tim…
Marie & Raphael
The oldest cathedral in North America.
11. St. Louis Cathedral
11. St. Louis Cathedral
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2 local reviews
1100 Chartres Street New Orleans, New Orleans
(504) 529-3040
Cathy
Cathy
Located in the heart of the French Quarter, this historic church is worth visiting for pure beauty alone. Tim & Cheri'From Tim & Cheri''s…
Marie & Raphael
Marie & Raphael
The oldest cathedral in North America.