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St Mary's Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption

1140 Madison Ave, Covington, KY 41011-3116
+1 859-431-2060
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A Historical Gem!! If in the area & you want to worship in a historic cathedral or just want to see... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris L
Covington, Kentucky
Breathtaking majesty!

When searching the most beautiful churches in the world for an upcoming trip to Europe I was amazed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mary J
Richmond, KY
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1140 Madison Ave, Covington, KY 41011-3116
+1 859-431-2060
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Historical Gem!! If in the area & you want to worship in a historic cathedral or just want to see a true living piece of artistic history, put this on your list. From the pipe organ, to the soaring painted ceiling, the rooftop gargoyle...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When searching the most beautiful churches in the world for an upcoming trip to Europe I was amazed to find this Basilica listed. I had lived in Erlanger for 20 years and had never been. Thank heavens I did this search. The main stained glass...More

Thank Mary J
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The Cathedral is beautiful. Great place to visit and worship. Was able to go to Confession while in town several months ago. The priest homily was great. Highly recommend you go visit and spend some time with God while in town, even in you are...More

Thank Aunt P
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I once again visited the Cathedral this weekend for my granddaughter's Winter Concert production and realized I've never commented on it. It truly is a magnificent structure. Modeled after Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, the stained glass windows, the stonework, the architecture, and structure is...More

Thank NKyAdventurer
Reviewed 30 October 2017

When you view the art, architecture and stone images of this magnificent basilica, you may think that angels must have surely had a hand in creating it. If you love art and beauty, you will be overwhelmed with awe when standing before the intricate handiwork....More

Thank BoPoWi
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Absolutely stunning to view. Go during the day and again at night to see it from a different perspective..

Thank travelgalAvon
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I visited this church in October 2017 while in Covington, KY. The stained glass windows, stonework, carving and mosaics are beautiful. I'm not Catholic, but really enjoyed my visit here. The man who hosted was wonderful about answering questions. I wish there would have been...More

Thank IndyOne
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Enjoyed this Cathedral and couldn't stop looking up at all the spectacular stained glass and mosaic tile. I was in awe of its high ceilings and beautiful statues. The wedding we witnessed here was truly memorable and inspiring. loved it

Thank kammiindiana
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Take the guided tour. The history and beauty of the Cathedral is overwhelmingly amazing. Said to be the largest stained glass, handmade window in the world. The mosaics are unbelievable. A must see.

Thank axj23
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This is a beautiful structure. It's designed after the Paris Cathedral of Notre Dame. This is one of those structures you have to see to appreciate. Photos do it no justice.

Thank tiggerthehun
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Donna K
22 April 2017|
Response from ShawnandShar0n | Reviewed this property |
Monday-Saturday 10-4.
Donna K
22 April 2017|
Response from Firecrckr | Reviewed this property |
You would have to check their website. Sorry.