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Historic Downtown Natchez Mississippi Walking Tour
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St. Mary's Basilica is located in the heart of Natchez, Mississippi. The city of Natchez is found on the banks of the Mississippi River and is the oldest city in Mississippi. St. Mary's Basilica was founded in on September 19th,1886 which makes it one of the oldest Churches in the area. It belongs to the Diocese of Jackson. St. Mary's is the home Church of about 2,000 Roman Catholics and has a school called Cathedral Unit School. St. Mary's Basilica is known for its beautiful Catholic architecture. It resemble a Catholic Church you would find in Europe. It is set up in as a Catholic Revival Style Basilica. It is a must see place when visiting Natchez, Mississippi.