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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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Just magnificent!

This is a beautiful gothic church which is both a Catholic and Architectural gem. They're open till... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jb s
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A must-see when in the Greater Cincinnati area.

The outside is patterned after the famed Notre Dame and the interior after the Cathedral St. Denis... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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1140 Madison Ave, Covington, KY 41011-3116
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"stained glass"
in 32 reviews
"self guided tour"
in 5 reviews
"notre dame in paris"
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"beautiful interior"
in 3 reviews
"awe inspiring"
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"wood carvings"
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"gothic architecture"
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"amazing church"
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"attend mass"
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"sunday mass"
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"pipe organ"
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"sunny day"
in 4 reviews
"any questions"
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"beyond belief"
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"united states"
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"worth a stop"
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"greater cincinnati area"
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Reviewed yesterday 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

Thank jb s
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The outside is patterned after the famed Notre Dame and the interior after the Cathedral St. Denis. It has one of the largest rose windows in the world - and a host of other beautiful features including original Frank Duvenek paintings.

Thank stevereviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see in Covington Ky. And is conviently located when visiting N Ky. Or Cincinnati. Oh. The stained glass is world class and a beautiful interior with a dosent available to answer guestions.

Thank Thomas C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing church. The detail is amazing. It has one of the largest stained glass windows in the world. 3 organs and more. Must see

Thank 446raymondr
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

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
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

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
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Reviewed 11 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
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Reviewed 4 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
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Reviewed 31 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
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

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

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