Nash Chapel Crypt

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Nash Chapel Crypt

Also known as Saint Cecilias Cathedral Crypt

Location
701 North 40th Street
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, 68131 USA
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The Nash Chapel is the private burial chamber inside St. Cecilia's Cathedral in Omaha, NE, built for the Edward Watrous Nash and Catherine Barbeau Nash family, major benafactors of the cathedral. The steps to the below ground chamber are to the right of the entrance of to the Our Lady of Nebraska Chapel. It should be noted that the antique chandelier in the Our Lady of Nebraska Chapel is from the Nash family home.

About the Cathedral:

The Spanish Renaissance-style cathedral contains a white Carrara marble altar from Pietrasanta, Italy as well as a hand-carved mahogany pulpit. Our Lady of Nebraska Chapel has stained-glass windows from a 16th-century cathedral in Pamplona, Spain. The 222-foot spires are visible day and night from miles around. The cathedral was consecrated on April 9, 1959. It is one of the nation's largest cathedrals and seats more than 1,000 people. Guided tours are available.

Location: 701 N 40th Street, Omaha Nebraska 68131 Telephone 402-551-2313

GPS Coordinates: 41.26651, -95.97218

  • Added: 17 Mar 2012
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