LAFAYETTE PARISH

LAFAYETTE, LOUISIANA

Louisiana Travel | Places to Visit: Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Museum

 

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Museum

Located inside the Cathedral Center, the Cathedral Museum features memorabilia of the early bishops of the diocese and pastors of the Cathedral, historical documents, liturgical vestments, and vessels of the pre-Vatican II era.  The museum commemorates the persons and events that contributed to the history of St. John Cathedral Parish, which spans 185 years.  The official diocesan and papal documents which established both the parish in 1821 and the diocese in 1918 are included in the exhibit.

You can buy cards, artwork, jewelry, religious items, music CDs, books, and other small gifts in the museum gift shop.

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Museum
914 St. John Street
Lafayette, Louisiana
337-232-1322
www.saintjohncathedral.org