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Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe

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Address: 5250 Justin Road, La Crosse, WI 54601
Phone Number: 608/782-5440
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Really beautiful

What a beautiful place. Really worth the visit, even if you are not that religious. The view from the top of the bluff is great. The on site restaurant is nice and the people... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

What a beautiful place. Really worth the visit, even if you are not that religious. The view from the top of the bluff is great. The on site restaurant is nice and the people were all friendly!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Just beautiful...peaceful, serene, wonderful. I will definitely come back. My 13 year old loved it too

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La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a special, special place. The grounds are beautiful, the path up to the church is very nice, there are attendants that will take you up to the church if you cannot walk that far, and the church is beautiful. The candle chapel is beautiful. And the restaurant is very good, with good value for wonderful food.

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Pewaukee, Wisconsin
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

The surroundings are beautiful but go in warmer weather, it is a hike up to the church. They did have a cart to take you up which was nice in zero temps. Great place to pray and reflect. Brunch was good, variety of foods but some items could have been warmer.

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Chapel, church, restraurant, pilgramage walk, memorials to the unborn, and much more to see await you at this beautiful shrine about 5 miles southeast of La crosse, WI. All faiths are welcome.

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Holmen, Wisconsin
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Love the setting and the beautiful artwork. Not Catholic, but well worth the visit. Good restaurant too.

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Franklin Lakes, New Jersey, United States
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89 reviews 89 reviews
41 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The Shrine is a modern building devoted to the Virgin, beautifully appointed. The 100-acre grounds include a visitors' center, a rosary walk, stations of the cross, a friary, and a votive chapel. Peaceful, with wonderful vistas of the farm and wood lands nearby. We visited for an hour and went on refreshed in mind, body and spirit.

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Sayner, Wisconsin
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We had reservations for 20 following a baptism. When we arrived the cafe' was busy and we waited for 30 minutes before we could go to the buffet. When we went through the line there was no lettuce salad, the toppings as well as the dressings were gone, the fruit salad as well as the rolls were gone. The bacon... More 

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Viroqua, Wisconsin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I can not say disliked nothing ..church is awesome....Pretty.. Just take your time....book store....We spend about 2 hours there... It gives to you relax, Let the rest of world go by!

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Brown Deer, Wisconsin
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Want a quiet hour or so to reflect on your place in the universe? Take a walk up the hill to the cathedral enjoying the woods and shrines on your way; a must-see in this area

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