Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul

In 1848 the Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul was originally consecrated as a parish church, though today it serves as the territory's Roman Catholic diocese. Aside from worship, tourists often visit this spot for the awe-inspiring murals that depicting biblical scenes.


Father Leo Servais and Brother Ildephonsus from Belgium painted the murals that are such a huge draw to the cathedral. Guided tours are available.

Staying Close

Charlotte Amalie is a good option for those wishing to visit Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, since those staying in this region of the Virgin Islands will have easy access to this historic attraction during their visit. Even though the region isn't packed wall-to-wall with tourists, you'll still find a reasonable selection of accommodations to choose from.

Hotels near Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Miller Manor Hotel 0.1 mi. (1.0 km) NW
The Crystal Palace B & B 0.3 mi. (0.6 km) ENE
Bellavista Bed and Breakfast B & B 0.3 mi. (0.6 km) NE
Olga's Fancy Guest house 0.4 mi. (1.4 km) SW
Bunker Hill Hotel B & B 0.4 mi. (0.4 km) ENE
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.5 mi. (0.3 km) E
Windward Passage Hotel Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.3 km) E

Location and What's Nearby

Of course, one of the most exciting options while spending some time exploring the area could be eating food at a restaurant within traveling distance of this historical site. The most proximate eatery is Gladys' Café, which has a menu full of Caribbean fare. The restaurant is only about a few hundred yards from this landmark, so grab a table and eat up! Virgilio's Restaurant and The Greenhouse Bar & Restaurant are some of the other restaurant choices nearby. At The Greenhouse Bar & Restaurant you and your group may try out International fare and experience the Virgin Islands culture.


Operating Hours

Visitors can tour the facilities between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Guests are also welcome to stay for mass on Saturdays at 6:00 p.m. and Sundays at 6:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. A Spanish mass is held every Sunday at 12:30 p.m.


It is free to visit this church, whether you opt for a guided tour or to stay for a service.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 774-0201 Or (340) 774-0774

Location: 22-AB Kronprindsens , Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas




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