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Cathedral of Marie-Reine-du-Monde, Montreal

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See an impressive architectural landmark and place of worship at Cathedral of Marie-Reine-du-Monde, a minor basilica. Construction was completed in 1894, with the large church displaying a baroque architectural style and reaching a height of 77 m (252 ft) at the cupola, dominating the adjoining square. Designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 2000, the basilica's notable features include exterior statues of the patron saints of Montreal's 13 parishes, a great organ, and a stucco crucifix sculpted by Philippe Hebert. Work out when and for how long to visit Cathedral of Marie-Reine-du-Monde and other Montreal attractions using our handy Montreal itinerary maker.
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  • Cathedral so beautiful, is close to the train station and in the Centre of Montreal, a must visit.
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  • Walked around the Cathedral for a few minutes and enjoyed the beauty and simplicity of it. The statues on top are all beautiful and looks like they loom down on you.  more »
  • I went twice inside this cathedral but I pass by it a lot. This cathedral is very impressive - from the inside to the outside. It is really big. It is a must for tourist to see this cathedral in Montr...  more »