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The Alhambra in Istanbul is known for its fabulous mosaic work. The Cathedral in St. Louis is a close second. From every angle there are amazing elements of exacting mosaic artwork, designs that boggle the mind. You can spend an hour or a day enjoying...更多
This was well worth the visit. The extensive mosaics were very inspiring. I appreciated the excellent tour provided which fully explains how the Christian Gospel is presented throughout the art and architecture. Upon on our arrival we found that an ordination service was in progress,...更多
Wow. What a beautiful church. To know that there are 40,000 little pieces of tile adorning the walls and ceilings and just trying to wrap your head around how long it took them to build it!!! Awesome.
Note that there is a museum in the basement--we missed that, and they also closed the gift shop before we could see that. There is a parking lot behind it, and an unsigned door on the west side you can enter through. Signage all-around is...更多
The Funtown Trolley guy pointed this out as we passed it. I had read about it before coming to SL for a conference. Wow, it did not disappoint! Much better than anything we read about it. I'm an Irish-Catholic, so I really loved it. Got...更多