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St. Mary's Church
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Navy72
N 33° 27.029 W 112° 04.162
12S E 400612 N 3701740
Quick Description: St. Mary's is the oldest Catholic Church in Phoenix and the surrounding valley founded in 1881 and staffed by the Franciscan Friars since 1885.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 4/5/2007 7:35:22 PM
Waymark Code: WM1CM7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 56

Long Description:
The Basilica sits over the site of the original adobe church. The present church was built in 1915 and designated a Basilica by Pope John Paul II in 1985.
Street address:
231 N 3rd Street
Phoenix, AZ United States
85006


County / Borough / Parish: Maricopa

Year listed: 1978

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1900-1924

Historic function: Religion

Current function: Religion

Privately owned?: yes

Season start / Season finish: From: 1/1/2007 To: 12/31/2007

Hours of operation: From: 10:00 AM To: 2:00 AM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Please give the date and brief account of your visit. Include any additional observations or information that you may have, particularly about the current condition of the site. Additional photos are highly encouraged, but not mandatory.
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