Ivory Theatre - 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 9:11:26 PM
Waymark Code: WM2X44
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)
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 12/26/1860
Age of Church building determined by?: Church website
If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Catholic
Street address of Church:
St. Louis, Missouri United States
Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]
Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]
If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed
If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed
Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed
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