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“notre dame”(45 reviews)
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This 19th-century church has a collection of interesting mosaics on its ceiling.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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460 Rene-Levesque Blvd W, Montreal, Quebec H2Z 1A7, Canada
Ville-Marie
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a medium sized 19th century Gothic Revival cathedral built by the Irish community in Montreal in the 1840s. The plaque outside states it combines the simplicity of traditional Quebec architecture with medieval French Gothic design. Its stained glass windows are also of good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Greg C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Built for the irish community. In my opinion, ranks up there as one of the most beautiful churches in the country. Smack in the middle of the business district, it is a place of peace and tranquility. Take time to examine the architecture outside.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank agac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Attended Sunday mass here with my mom during our Montreal visit. Happened to be the one service of the month when mass is in Latin. An amazing experience! I don't normally attend mass, but I enjoyed the priest's homily. He seemed fairly progressive in his...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed January 13, 2019

Stop by here to take in the mosaics and architecture. We visited during a midday mass, so we were unable to really explore. Both the interior and exterior need to be appreciated.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank traveltrixie
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Very large basilica with an excellent brochure, in multiple languages describing some of the key features (pulpit, sculptures and reliefs in the front, etc.) There are also free guided tours. Admission is $8 per adult though.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 3, 2019

St Patrick s Basilica Beautiful building with a charming interior full of Irish-inspired details. And nice music.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sarra C
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Beautiful architecture and artwork inside and outside of this cathedral. Very nice church to attend a Catholic mass in English while visiting Montreal.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

Like being in Ireland, the inside is wood and gorgeous. Stopped in for Mass after a visit... and no cover charge to enter. So my donation ended being a lot more than the $5 the other church charges to enter a Holy site. The outside...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

Although very unassuming on the outside, definitely worth going inside for. We were the only ones in there. I thought it was nicer than Notre Dame Basilica.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Esgyen
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Pictures do not do this church justice. Go and visit, I would suggest about an hour if you are just going to look. We did not stay for mass.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Rena D
December 23, 2017|
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Response from ErinnElisabeth | Reviewed this property |
There is no cost to visit. Enjoy!
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dlenane78
February 28, 2017|
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Response from Steven K | Reviewed this property |
The cathedral is open from 8:30am until after the 5:15 mass on mondays
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