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St. Raphael's Ruins

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Address: County Road 18, (The King's Road) | South Glengarry, Cornwall, Ontario K0C 2J0, Canada
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+1 613-347-2247
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Always a treat to bring children. Wish there would be more pictures. A perfect photo opt place. Will go back.

Reviewed 20 December 2016
RickBoyer
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Cornwall, Canada
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Cornwall
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very interesting site. Magnificent stonework even though the ravages of time and weather have taken its toll. Quite a history when checking out the gravestones in the cemetery on the church property

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Thank Gerald J
Cornwall, Canada
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Always a treat to bring children. Wish there would be more pictures. A perfect photo opt place. Will go back.

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Thank RickBoyer
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Had a lovely weekend with my sister. We visited St.Raphael's Ruins and it was simply beautiful. Would definitely recommend it to anyone visiting the area.

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Thank Diane H
Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

Historic site 60kms from home and didn't know about it untill i saw the site on a bike ride. Went back 1 week later just to show my girlfriend and take a few pics.

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Thank Rilap
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We were in cornwall and thought we would visit the ruins. It was very beautiful. It's quite amazing to see the church walls and the surrounding cemetery. The pictures that were shown to us shows quite a beautiful church. Very historical

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Thank Michele L
Ottawa, Canada
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24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Eerily. Ethereal. Enthralling. What a special place! We've attended concerts here and the've been amazing. Other times, just enjoyed the tragic spectacle of this open air cathedral.

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Thank James D
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to visit, not exactly in Cornwall but not a bad drive from the town. There is really nothing like it

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1 Thank Laura-Anne D
Montreal, Canada
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This place is very good for taking pictures. Very peaceful. Cemetery behind church as well. This is a historic landmark

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1 Thank Jim514555
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Historic StRaphael's Ruins will always remain a special place in my heart. Majical and powerful the energy you feel when you walk through. Very peaceful. I lived there for many years and still remember when it burned down...I was 6 years old when it happened. Great view from the back and enjoy the smell of the distant fields....only in St-Raphael's... More 

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Clearlake Oaks, California
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Needs serious restoration, squirrels running out of nuts bring your own...OK actually many years ago worked open air concerts at location for the College, it's beautiful..stop in..great accoustics

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