Former St. Boniface Catholic Church - St. Louis, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 32.922 W 090° 15.687
15S E 738655 N 4270253
Quick Description: Former catholic church located in the Carondelet in south St. Louis.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 1/2/2008 7:52:55 PM
Waymark Code: WM2X3W
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 17

Long Description:
St. Boniface was built in 1860 to serve the growing German population in the Carondelet area of south St. Louis. The church featured many stained glass windows which were added 1893-94. The church continued to serve the Catholic population until the parish was suppressed by order of the St. Louis Archdiocese and the church was closed July 1, 2005. The church is the main contributing building in the St. Boniface Neighborhood Historic District listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002. The link listed below gives a complete history of the church in the booklet on the website.

The building was converted to a live theater in 2007. (Ivory Theatre)
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Building converted to another use

Date of organization: 01/01/1860

Date of building construction: 12/26/1860

Archdiocese: St. Louis

Diocese: St. Louis

7622 Michigan
St. Louis, Missouri United States

Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Dominant Architectural Style: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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