Architecture: Most Beautiful Cathedrals/Churches-U.S./Canada Buildings/Attractions

Architecture: Most Beautiful Cathedrals/Churches-U.S./Canada

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Vote on your favorite architecture for churches, cathedrals, temples, and other religious edifices in Canada and the U.S. 

 
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    Washington National Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Architecture: Most Beautiful Cathedrals/Churches-U.S./Canada
    Photo: Freebase/Public domain
    Washington, DC

    Episcopal

    Style: Neo-Gothic

    Built from 1907-1990  (decorative work continues as of 2011)
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    Montreal, Quebec, Canada 

    Roman Catholic

    Style: Gothic Revival
     
    Dedicated: 1829
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    Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis

    Cathedral Basilica of Saint Lo... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Architecture: Most Beautiful Cathedrals/Churches-U.S./Canada
    Photo: Missouri State Archives/Flickr
    St. Louis, Missouri

    Romanesque

    Styles:  Neo-Byzantine and Romanesque

    Completed in 1914
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    Basilica of Saint Mary, Minneapolis

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    Cathedral of Saint Paul is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Architecture: Most Beautiful Cathedrals/Churches-U.S./Canada
    Photo: Brian Adams/Flickr
    Saint Paul, MN

    Roman Catholic

    Style:  Classical Revival

    Built 1904

     
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    Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament

    Sacramento, CA

    Roman Catholic

    Styles:  Italian Renaissance (exterior)/ Victorian (interior)

    Completed: 1889
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    New York, NY

    Roman Catholic

    Neo-Gothic

    Original construction from 1858-1872 with a hiatus during the Civil War

    New structures including the spires followed, and the building was rededicated in 1910.  
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    Basilica of St. Josaphat

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