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Catacombs by Candlelight

Catacombs by Candlelight

Duration:1.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hello everyone! I'm a 3rd generation native New Yorker that loves the history of the Big Apple. My exclusive partnership with the Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral has enabled me to share this very new and unique experience with you. I have been given the keys to the Kingdom so please join me on a journey through early New York history as we venture through the off limits areas of the…
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What we’ll do

Immerse yourself into over 200 years of New York City history on this journey through the Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral. This exclusive tour will be one of the most memorable highlight your visit. This is actually the first time in history that the Old Cathedral has opened up their church grounds for tours. After a brief introduction at 32 Prince street (the Old St. Patrick's School)…

What else you should know

This is still an active parish. We ask that guests please follow our guidelines of respect and reverence during the tour. Photos are permitted.

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Where you'll be

the Basilica of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral in Little Italy/Nolita was the first Catholic Cathedral of the Archdiocese of New York that opened in 1815. This church is the predecessor to St. Patrick's Cathedral in midtown on 5th Avenue. The tour includes the Old St. Patrick's School, The two walled cemeteries that are normally off limits to the public, the choir loft and of course the catacombs below it.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 15 guests ages 4 and up can attend.

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This is still an active parish. We ask that guests please follow our guidelines of respect and reverence during the tour. Photos are permitted.
Thomas
history walk
Catacombs by Candlelight
513 reviews
$35 per person
513 reviews
$35 per person