Former St. Boniface Catholic Church - St. Louis, Missouri
Posted by: 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
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
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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