Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

  307 East Central
Wichita, Kansas 67202
(316) 263-6574

Open for viewing 9 AM - 5 PM weekdays
other times by appointment
 

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Wichita, Kansas
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, AKA St. Mary's Cathedral

The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, popularly known as St. Mary's Cathedral, is among the oldest churches in Wichita. The first Catholic Church in Wichita was built in 1872. Construction on the cathedral began in 1906 and it was dedicated  September 19, 1912.

A cathedral is a church which serves as the seat of a bishop and Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is the seat of Bishop Olmsted who is the Bishop of the Wichita Diocese. The Rector of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is is Father John Sherloc.

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
 

Kilgen Organ at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
The Kilgen Organ originally cost $10,000. It is still in use after a $76,500 renovation in 1986.


 


 

Catherdral of the Immaculate Conception doors
Northwest doors

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