We've visited many churches on this trip. This is the first to charge five dollars for entry. But, it included a "free" tour in English or French. Pretty church but dark and somber. Lots of walnut.
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We enjoyed our visit to the basilica. We have seen the one in Paris as well and this is an equally nice experience. I loved the architecture, the stained glass, the alter, etc. the best part was the peaceful atmosphere inside- very calming. Combine this...More
My mom and I were in town to see Celine Dion, so what better place to visit than the actual church she got married in?! It was $5 to get in and it was packed, which is probably how it stays so beautifully maintained. The...More
The building inside is so beautiful and so over the top. We were lucky that when we visited there was an organ recital on - so tremendous. Well worth visiting. My only beef, the charge to go in. Some churches round the world charge to...More
A must on a visit to Montreal. Taking the guided tour which is included in the 5$ fee (either in English or French) is well worth it as it put this masterpiece in its historical perspective.
This Basilica is magnificent and is a must see in Old Montreal! There is a small entry fee now to enter but if you are there to attend chuch service, it's free. The singer Celine Dion was married here as was her husband's funeral. Across...More
I've been to several churches in Italy, Spain, and Portugal, and I have to say that this church is still one of my favorites. I'm a big fan of color, so I love how colorful this church is. It has a more classic European look...More
If you have time to see one place in Montreal, visit Notre-Dame Basilica. It is an inspiring church. you can sign up for a guided tour or just pick up one of the pamphlets at the entrance and read about the different sections of the...More