High Noon Church


18473 Gardner Ave.
Tuolumne City, CA  
Website: High Noon Church

St Joseph's Catholic Church was used for the exterior shots of the church where Gary Cooper (as Marshal Will Kane) goes to round up his posse in High Noon.

About the High Noon Church (St Joseph's Catholic Church): 18473 Gardner Ave. Tuolumne City CA

St Joseph's Catholic Church in Tuolumne (rhymes with 'follow me') City, CA, is the church where Marshal Will Kane (Gary Cooper) goes to round up his posse in the 1952 classic western High Noon. The church was constructed in 1908 and is an example of the Gothic Revival architectural style.

Tuolumne City can be seen in several classic and ?B? movie Westerns including Rose-Marie (1936), Scudda Hoo! Scudda Hay! (1948), and Silver City (1951).

The Tuolumne County area is also the home of classic TV show locations including Little House on the Prairie and Highway to Heaven.

You can see a complete filmography of Tuolumne County, CA at the The Official Tuolumne County Film Commission Blog

More interesting links:
Film Tuolumne: High Noon

High Noon Church: 18473 Gardner Ave., Tuolumne City, CA