Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Santa Barbara

Our Lady of Sorrows Church, Santa Barbara

Our Lady of Sorrows Church was built in 1929. As a designated landmark, the church received its status in 2016. The building that houses the congregation today sits on beautiful grounds. Visitors often enjoy taking pictures of the church from outside.

The church's grounds are beautifully landscaped. Roses and other flowering plants help to provide an inviting atmosphere. Regardless of whether you plan to go inside or not, you'll enjoy at least seeing the grounds.

The church building beautifully reflects the area's Spanish heritage. One thing that stands out for many visitors is the height of the ceilings, which are similar to those of many cathedrals. The church has stained glass windows with beautiful designs. This building is perfect for touring in between masses.

In addition to stained glass windows and high ceilings, visitors will also enjoy the carvings. One of the highlights is a rose window above the main altar area, casting natural light on the nave area.

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Our Lady of Sorrows Church on Map

Sight Name: Our Lady of Sorrows Church
Sight Location: Santa Barbara, USA (See walking tours in Santa Barbara)
Sight Type: Religious
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