Immaculate Conception Church, Castries

#1 of 7 in Historic Sites in St. Lucia
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Admire the ornate, vivid interior of Immaculate Conception Church, seat of Castries' archbishop. Built in 1897, the 61 m (200 ft) by 30 m (100 ft) church features a brick and stone exterior, which arguably belies the dazzling scene within. Step inside to admire the interior's elaborate mural depicting biblical scenes, painted by St. Lucian artist Dunstan St. Omer. Pay special attention to the painting above the intricately carved altar, detailing the island's patron Saint Lucia. Enjoy the quiet (and the shade) of the peaceful interior. Take a look at our Castries trip itinerary builder website to schedule your visit to Immaculate Conception Church and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Went to Sunday morning Mass here. The church is so open & colorful. It is not air conditioned and it was HOT. There are vendors outside selling over priced water. Bring your own because nothing.....  more »
  • Said to be one of the largest in the Caribbean the cathedral is certainly one of the most striking. My wife and I popped in when strolling around off our cruiser and enjoyed the ambiance of the...  more »
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