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Our Lady of Victory Basilica

767 Ridge Rd, Lackawanna, NY 14218-1628
+1 716-828-9444
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Rivals European churches

Absolutely exquisite. The architecture and materials are all stunning. So many uses of marble and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rockynn
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Austin, Texas
via mobile
Wonderful wonderful church...

... This was a wonderful Basilica. I have been to other Basilica's before and this was different in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Yarril
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Hamilton, Bermuda
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767 Ridge Rd, Lackawanna, NY 14218-1628
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely exquisite. The architecture and materials are all stunning. So many uses of marble and angels everywhere. Definitely go downstairs and spend time on the museum learning the story of Father Nelson Baker.

Thank Rockynn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

... This was a wonderful Basilica. I have been to other Basilica's before and this was different in its simplicity (compared to other basilicas). The artwork, the sculpture and the paintings are something else entirely.. a very nice surprise (for me) in the Buffalo area.

Thank Yarril
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting Our Lady of Victory takes you back in time to the old splendor of European basilicas. It is a wonder on all sides. You look up into beautiful art work reminding you of DaVinci's Cistine Chapel, along the sides are 3-D depictions of the...More

Thank jobedn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely, very beautiful basilica. This was the first time my young children have been inside a church/basilica and they were wowed! We were not able to walk around much as there was a wedding in progress, but from the back, anyone, no matter what...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Beautiful craftsmanship and truly awe inspiring. Even for the non religious, it is a wonderful place just to regroup and calm yourself. For the religious it will fill you with greater faith. Very large so time is determined by what interests you. The sculptures and...More

Thank 357dtaylor
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

An absolute gorgeous church. Everything was brought over from Italy (except the onyx that was brought from Africa I believe) to give the feel of being in Europe. The architecture is stunning. People from around the world stop here to take in the sight and...More

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Our Lady of Victory is an architectural masterpiece visitors of all faiths can appreciate on many levels. Steeped in history, the commanding structure gives solace to the faithful and a testimony of faith to the casual visitor. Highlights for this visitor were the museum honoring...More

Thank CariAway
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Worth a stop to see this beautiful basilica. During our visit the gift shop was closed and they were under renovations but they encourage visitors. A number of beautiful churches in the Buffalo and greater area but few have the architectural domes that this one...More

Thank CTWB
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We saw a picture of the Basilica in a book about Buffalo and decided to drive there to visit and it was well worth the trip. Who needs to go to Italy when we have this amazing and beautiful location in Western New York. As...More

Thank DreamingTravelers
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The Basilica is a beautiful religious Roman Catholic church that was built by a wonderful priest, Father Nelson Baker.

Thank Mary M
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