Holy Family Cathedral

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  • Address: 800 W 5th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501, United States
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-9072763455
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids

The first church here was built in 1915, a simple wooden structure built for $1400. It was Anchorage’s first Catholic Church. Rebuilt in Romanesque Revival style in 1946, it suffered damage in the 1962 earthquake. When repaired, it was completed in art Deco. Today the unusual looking building has a blocky white exterior with round golden windows. The interior is quite simple. This church was the host for the 1981 visit of Pope John Paul II to Anchorage, which attracted a crowd estimated at about 80,000 people. The Holy Father held a papal audience in the Cathedral itself and also for the handicapped audience.

Holy Family Cathedral Travel Tips

  • Follow the church rituals while entering this place.

Entrance Ticket Details For Holy Family Cathedral

  • Free visit

Holy Family Cathedral Hours

Mass timings:

  • Sunday: 9:30 AM, 7:30 AM, 12:00 PM, 5:30 PM, 2:00 PM
  • Monday: 12:10 PM, 7:00 AM 
  • Tuesday: 12:10 PM, 7:00 AM 
  • Wednesday: 12:10 PM, 7:00 AM 
  • Thursday: 12:10 PM, 7:00 AM 
  • Friday: 12:10 PM, 7:00 AM 
  • Saturday: 5:30 PM, 9:00 AM 
  • Holy Day: 5:30 PM, 12:10 PM, 7:00 AM 
  • Holy Day Vigil: 5:30 PM

How to Reach Holy Family Cathedral

  • Buses 2, 8, 13, 75, 102 stop 5th Avenue & H Street WNW
  • Drive to here.

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  • Holy Family Cathedral Address: 800 W 5th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501, United States
  • Holy Family Cathedral Contact Number: +1-9072763455
  • Holy Family Cathedral Timing: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Holy Family Cathedral(preferred time): 06:00 am - 08:00 am
  • Time required to visit Holy Family Cathedral: 00:30 Mins
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  • 0.23% of people who visit Anchorage include Holy Family Cathedral in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Holy Family Cathedral visit around 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Holy Family Cathedral


95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Holy Family Cathedral

People normally also visit Thunderbird Falls while planning their trip to Holy Family Cathedral.

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