Tampa Churches and Cathedrals
(Tampa, Florida - FL, USA)
Tampa has a very reasonable selection of attractive churches, chapels and temples, which certainly inject a little character into this popular seaside city.
Located in the heart of downtown Tampa, the Sacred Heart Catholic Church is a striking building, dating back to the early 20th century. One of the most impressive historic buildings in this part of the city, attractions at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church include a giant dome, classical architecture, a decorated interior, original period features, some 70 individual stained-glass windows and guided tours of the church. Throughout the year, the church regularly holds services and hosts a number of seasonal events.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
Address: 509 North Florida Avenue, Tampa, 33602, Florida FL, USA
Tel: +1813 229 1595
Located just a block away from the Lykes Gaslight Park and next to St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, the Sacred Heart Catholic Church is a grand Roman catholic building with a distinctive rose window at the front. Surrounded in most directions by tall modern buildings and office blocks, the Sacred Heart provides a taster of local history, with its elegant Romanesque facade and stately 41-metre / 135-foot dome. Visitors may like to note that the Tampa Theater is only a short stroll away.
Open hours: daily