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St Mary's Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption

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Beautiful architecture and history

A must visit in Cincinnati. Bring your camera and take some photos of this Notre Dam replica... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diane W
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Covington, Kentucky
Beautiful Cathedral

Beautiful, Historical and just across the river from Cincinnati. You are able to tour unassisted... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Denise H
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must visit in Cincinnati. Bring your camera and take some photos of this Notre Dam replica. Beautiful stained glass.

Thank Diane W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful, Historical and just across the river from Cincinnati. You are able to tour unassisted during regular hours. You can also schedule a guided tour for groups of 10 or more by calling ahead. IT'S FREE! The folks working the front desk are knowledgeable and...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I see this beautiful Cathedral daily in my travels throughout the city that I live in. I never get tired of seeing this beautiful structure or going inside for a special Mass or service being held here.

Thank Valmida
Reviewed July 17, 2018

I visited with family. I am not a church go-er. I am not into touring churches. I am not into church related art. I'm just not interested in churches. But I'm so glad we went! This was truly amazing and beautiful! The stained glass is...More

1  Thank lisawP2538TW
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Visited this church with my family. The architecture is quite impressive and is itself a work of art. The interior though is amazing. The time it must have taken to get that kind of detail in the mosaics and stained glass and wood work seems...More

1  Thank ValkyrieBob
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Totally happy we took the time to visit St Mary’s. Kudos to those who funded the restoration. Thank you for saving this spiritual place. We bought the guide book on the windows. My wife, a photographer by hobby, said the book was published in the...More

1  Thank Roganovich
Reviewed April 9, 2018

A mini replica of the famous Notredame in Paris, this Cathedral Basilica has a beauty of its own. The rose window and the massive stained glass windows to the right of the altar is a thing to behold. A must see if you are in...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

We recently moved to the area and had seen this beautiful church which reminded me of Notre Dame. We stopped on a Monday morning to walk through. While it isn't on the size scale of most Western European churches I've visited, it is equally impressive,...More

1  Thank MsEditor2
Reviewed March 23, 2018

I am so glad I stopped here. There was a tour group just wrapping up as I arrived, so I almost had it to myself. There was a helpful lady there giving me information. I would have liked to stay longer. The photos don't do...More

Thank ThompsonDM
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful gothic church which is both a Catholic and Architectural gem. They're open till about 4 p.m. every day so that visitors can experience this wonderful place. It is beautifully built, reverent inside and a very peaceful place. There are separate devotional...More

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