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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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  • Gorgeous architecture and art. As photographers we enjoyed the beautiful altar and the many murals on the ceiling. From the outside to the inside a beautiful place to see.  more »
  • It's a beautiful replica of St Peters Cathedral and it's like looking at the real one. It's quieter than Notre Dame because there's less people visiting. It is free to visit and it is active for mass....  more »
  • This church is worth it to walk in and enjoy the beautiful architecture and find your inner peace. Its free. Just be respectful and enjoy.  more »