Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

Photo Credit: © Ian Gratton CC
 

As the seat of the Archbishop on Saint Lucia, this cathedral has been a center of St. Lucian cultural life. However, just as the church as affected the people, walk inside and gaze upon the walls' and ceiling's decoration and see how the people have affected the church as well.

Exhibits

This grand cathedral may look like a normal stone cathedral from the outside, but on the inside the high walls and ceiling are painted in reds, oranges, greens, yellows, and purples, creating a unique mix of a grandiose church with the good spirit of the Caribbean life style.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception may choose to book their trip in downtown Castries, since guests staying in this region of St. Lucia will have the benefit of convenient access to the historical site during their time there. There isn't much congestion in the area near the historic site, especially as there are very few hotels nearby.

Hotels near Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Auberge Seraphine Hotel Hotel 0.6 mi. (1.0 km) NNW
Rendezvous Resort Resort 1.2 mi. (1.8 km) NNE

Location and What's Nearby

If you find your belly rumbling after your historic site visit, don't worry -- you can find a plentiful supply of lunch and dinner options in this area. The most frequented nearby place to eat is Church's Chicken Castries, which serves up American fare. The dining establishment is a small distance off, but removed enough that you might want to plan on employing some method of transport to transport your party. Also near Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception you and your companions will have restaurants like Pink Plantation House and Kimlan's Restaurant so if you're lucky, at least one of these nearby options will appease the whole party.

Information

Operating Hours

You might want to give the site a call in advance to determine their hours of operation.

Payment

For price of admission, dial up Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception ahead of time to determine how much they charge, or if they do at all.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (758) 452-2416 Or (758) 452-2271

Location: Micoud St., downtown Castries, Saint Lucia

 

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