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Basilica of Saint Thérèse, Lisieux

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Basilica of Saint Thérèse honors Sainte-Thérèse de Lisieux, who was beatified in 1923 and canonized in 1925. The church was built for pilgrims who came in increasing numbers to venerate the saint in the town where she had lived and died. Put Basilica of Saint Thérèse at the forefront of your travel plans using our Lisieux vacation route planner.
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  • I went to Lisieux because I wanted to visit Ste Therese shrine and cathedral and it was such a special visit, the crypt is really beautiful and the town of Lisieux is calm and peaceful...  more »
  • Quaint little city filled with history. Very accessible city by foot or car. Take your time in exploring the place. Faith filled place.  more »
  • Wonderful place, a most fitting basilica to a most amazing person whom we would have liked to have met in real life. On our visit there were some Japanese tourists in the crypt who held a service ther...  more »
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  • BLess my famiLy 2015
  • Passed it on the train to Caen. Amazing sight basked in the glow of dawn.
  • Very impressive church. The crypt only has the remains of St Teresa's parents. Her specific body, lies elsewhere in the city and not on the grounds of the basilica.
  • Must see site when you visit Lisieux
  • Basilica of St. Thérèse of Lisieux - J'adore