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

Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul is located in Charlotte Amalie, which means travelers to this region of the Virgin Islands will have convenient access to the historical site during their time there. There is a good selection of hotels around the region within the vicinity of Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul.

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
Bunker Hill Hotel B & B 0.4 mi. (0.4 km) ENE
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.4 mi. (0.3 km) E
Hotel 1829 Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.3 km) E
Windward Passage Hotel Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.3 km) E

Location and What's Nearby

If the time you spend at the historic site leaves your stomach stomach growling, don't fret -- you'll find numerous choices of food offerings in the vicinity. The closest place to eat is Coconuts Charlotte Amalie, which serves Italian fare. Also close-by, you and your group will come across restaurants like Virgilio's Restaurant and Glady's Café where you and your companions should try a bite of Caribbean 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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