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“Hidden Gem in Northern Kentucky” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption

Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption
Ranked #21 of 161 things to do in Cincinnati
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: A gothic cathedral that has a design similar to Notre Dame in Paris.
Burlington, Kentucky
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195 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“Hidden Gem in Northern Kentucky”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

If you are visiting Cincinnati just cross over one of the bridges and visit this beauty of a church. This cathedral is absolutely wonderful. Architecture and the stained glass in this church is worth the visit alone.
Pipe organ and music by the choirs are not to be missed on Sundays.

Visited March 2013
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Naperville, Illinois
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20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“Definitely worth an hour of your time!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

The architecture, art, stained glass and wood carvings in this basilica are absolutely worth seeing. We were shocked that it is only about one century old, as it rivals the European churches that are many, many centuries older. Easy, free parking, with free self-guided tour.

Visited April 2013
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Ohio
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38 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Wow! A Must See”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

I can't start to explain how beautiful this is!! You must take the time to go see it. It is open where you can just go in and spend as much time as you desire. It is confusing to find because there are so many one way streets. But do not give up, it is worth it!

Visited February 2013
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Taylor Mill, Kentucky
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100 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

So many beautiful things to see. Make sure you go inside and then check out the gargoyles on the corners of the roof!

Visited December 2012
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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77 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

I don't know about services or anything but we brought my mother-in-law here when she visited and she loved it. It really is quite a sight to see whether you're Catholic or not.

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