Notre-Dame Basilica of Montreal

 

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Notre-Dame Basilica is a Montreal landmark. Its size, Gothic Revival style and an interior inspired by Sainte-Chapelle in Paris, is really impressive.

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The church has been a historic cultural and religious focal point for Montreal. Among the historic events have been a visit by Pope John Paul II, the funeral of Pierre-Elliott Trudeau and the wedding of Celine Dion. Notre-Dame also has a wide range of musical performances.

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Notre-Dame Church was raised to the status of basilica by Pope John Paul II  on April 21, 1982 and was designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1989.

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