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Catacombs by Candlelight

266 Mulberry St New York City, NY 10012
800-717-9981  
Catacombs by Candlelight
Detail Duration: 90 minutes
Detail It lasts approximately 1.5 hours.
Detail Appropriate for All Ages
Detail Both Cameras and Video Cameras are Permitted
Catacombs by Candlelight Schedule Schedule
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Catacombs by Candlelight
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Catacombs by Candlelight Photos (29)
A dimly lit hallway is flanked by stone walls inscribed with text with candles illuminating the floor at regular intervals creating an atmospheric and somber ambianceA dimly lit hallway is flanked by stone walls inscribed with text with candles illuminating the floor at regular intervals creating an atmospheric and somber ambianceA dimly lit hallway is flanked by stone walls inscribed with text with candles illuminating the floor at regular intervals creating an atmospheric and somber ambianceA dimly lit hallway is flanked by stone walls inscribed with text with candles illuminating the floor at regular intervals creating an atmospheric and somber ambiance

Descend into the mysterious underworld of St. Patrick's Old Cathedral on the Catacombs by Candlelight tour, a spine-tingling adventure located in the heart of New York City. Immerse yourself in history while exploring the city's largest cemetery beneath the cathedral. The experience is just as eerie as it sounds, as guests are taken through the dimly lit underground passageways with only candles for guidance.

This one-of-a-kind attraction lasts for about an hour and is led by a knowledgeable guide, adding an extra layer of interest for history buffs and adventure seekers alike. The tour takes guests through the catacombs, showcasing the magnificence of the final resting place of notable New York figures, including historic bishops, politicians and military members.

Wear comfortable shoes for the 2,000-square-foot walking journey underground, as the terrain is uneven in some parts. It is a great way to appreciate the historical significance of the architecture and the rich history that comes with it. Visitors may also appreciate the acoustics in the crypt, as it’s known for its spectacular echo effect.

Discover the awe-inspiring stories from the cathedral's unique history. Learn about the origins of the catacombs and the cemetery's above-ground mausoleums, which were initially constructed to house the remains of the wealthy and the revered individuals in New York society. The cathedral itself dates back to the early 1800s and has been the site of many historical events, including the funeral of George Washington’s successor, John Adams.

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If you want to experience something a little different, book your tickets today and join in this rare and fascinating tour. This is a must-visit attraction for any first time visitors and return tourists to New York City alike. Get ready to explore the history of the city in an entirely unique way, as you descend into the Catacombs by Candlelight. You won’t be disappointed.

Frequently Asked Questions for Catacombs by Candlelight:
  • Approximately how long does the Catacombs by Candlelight last?
    It lasts approximately 1.5 hours.
  • For what ages is the tour appropriate?
    Great for all ages!
  • Is photography / video recording allowed on the Catacombs by Candlelight?
    Yes.
  • Is the Catacombs by Candlelight handicap accessible?
    Yes.

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