Visitation is a permanently closed Catholic parish in St. Louis City, MO. The parish was founded in 1882. The parish closed in 1992.
- Year founded: 1882
- Year closed: 1992 (110 years)
- Territory merged into: Visitation/St. Ann Shrine - St. Louis City
Visitation merged with Holy Ghost in 1961 to form Visitation-Holy Ghost. It was renamed Visitation in 1975. In 1992, it merged with St. Ann Parish and Shrine to form Visitation/St. Ann Shrine. Formed from within the boundaries of St. Teresa's Parish in the Grand Prairie neighborhood. ... “In 1934, at the time of its jubilee celebration Visitation parish had about 700 families.” -History of St. Louis Neighborhoods-Grand Prairie
The building is now Apostles Church Christian Church.
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