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Grand Island Shrine

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A must see!

To see the smallest Church is amazing in itself but you find such peace and tranquility when you... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
Colusa, California
via mobile
Cutest little church you will ever find.

The Grand Island Shrine is adorable. Out in the middle of nowhere, but a must see site. Enough room... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2017
Colusa, California
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The first Catholic mass in California was held here.
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Apr 20, 2017
“A must see!”
Mar 2, 2017
“Cutest little church you will ever find.”
State 45, Colusa, CA
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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

To see the smallest Church is amazing in itself but you find such peace and tranquility when you pull up to the shrine. Easy to find right off Highway 45. Don't forget to sign the guestbook.

Thank SherriSwift
Reviewed March 2, 2017

The Grand Island Shrine is adorable. Out in the middle of nowhere, but a must see site. Enough room for around 10 people.

Thank CVDV35
Reviewed October 26, 2015

This place is located on State 45, nearest cross street is Buster Road. The precise co-ordinates is 39-6'-56" North, 121-56'-15"West. You are in the middle of farm land, and nothing else in between. Then you find this pink structure with white cross next to it....More

1  Thank fentyk
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Family ties aside, this is an interesting place to stop and take a look around. Very old, and if you're into roadside specialties, this is it. Not sure if they still do the Easter Sunrise Service here, but worth attending if you're around and it's...More

Thank Beibolreal
Reviewed June 3, 2015

Pretty cool spot to visit. A little touch of history, great for a Sunday drive with someone special or family after church. Great view of our Sutter Buttes.

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed April 28, 2014

If your travels take you anywhere near Colusa, CA you should by all means take the short trip out to see The Littlest Church. I am not going to get into all the religious aspects of the church, but I think it just represents something...More

5  Thank RD P
Reviewed September 10, 2012

There's not much here. It provides a place for prayer for faithful Catholics and a plaque. There are some lovely trees, but I wouldn't plan to spend more than a short time at this location.

Thank Local95932
Reviewed June 12, 2012

It's just an amazing little piece of history tucked away just off the Grimes highway.

Thank Randy M
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