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“God almighty!!!”

St. Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
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$42.88*
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Montreal City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
Ranked #4 of 396 things to do in Montreal
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Owner description: Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount-Royal is the largest shrine dedicated to Saint Joseph in the world. You must come visit our treasures like the votive chapel containing 10,000 lights and votive candles, our marvelous museum with a permanent exhibit of hundreds of creches from around the world, the Chapel of Brother Andre built in 1904, the heart of Brother Andre, our spectacular gardens containing the Way of Cross, the Crypt Church and the majestic Basilica.
Montreal, Canada
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“God almighty!!!”
Reviewed June 4, 2013

Goood place to take a break and take in all the surounding. The view is amazing and inside was even more!!!! You get peace once you get inside , you pause and take all in!!!!!!!

Visited May 2013
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OratoireStJoseph, Guest Relations Manager at St. Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, responded to this review, June 18, 2013
The view is wonderful, isn't it?
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Amazing!!!”
Reviewed June 2, 2013

Only saw it from the outside but it is breath-taking when you round the corner and first see it. It was on a Grey Line Tour and we were not allowed the time to go inside. Which is a shame...would love to see it from the inside out!!

Visited May 2013
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OratoireStJoseph, Guest Relations Manager at St. Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, responded to this review, June 18, 2013
We are so happy that you have the chance to come, and sad not be able to get off the bus and visit. I hope you can come back again.
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Toronto, Canada
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“St. Joseph, God Bless you”
Reviewed June 1, 2013

Beautiful, nice and has a beautiful story into it.
Walk up the high stairs, go in and experience the crutches and canes of people who got healed..
go through the tour to experience the life of the saint who built the church..
If you are into religion and spiritual moments, this place is highly recommended.

Visited July 2012
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OratoireStJoseph, Guest Relations Manager at St. Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, responded to this review, June 18, 2013
Thank you for your peaceful comment !
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Montreal, Canada
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“a nice place to enjoy the view of the city”
Reviewed May 28, 2013

It is and old oratory but has a lot of beautiful stained glasses and classical church stuff , but if you are into pictures your will really enjoy it. you can go up early after breakfast and then go around Montreal , or at evening just verify the closing time on internet. it is a most if you come to Montreal

Visited May 2013
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OratoireStJoseph, Guest Relations Manager at St. Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, responded to this review, June 18, 2013
Please come back again !
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St. John's, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Surprising”
Reviewed May 28, 2013

This church is a pilgrimage site for catholics.

I am an architect and a catholic in a loose sense of the word, my wife is devout.

All I can say is thatI enjoyed the experience and by the way there are some terrific places to eat in the area. Try Duc de Loraine.

Doug

Visited April 2013
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OratoireStJoseph, Guest Relations Manager at St. Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal, responded to this review, June 18, 2013
Thanks for you visit ! You are right to write that the Oratory is near Côte des Neiges shops and delicious restaurants.
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