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Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption

1101 Madison Ave, Covington, Kentucky, Cincinnati, OH 41011-3115
+1 859-431-2060
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A most see when in Cincinnati

Only one of two churches in KY that have a Basilica status and there are none in Ohio and only ND... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
David D
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
A gem not to be missed!

A classic French Gothic Cathedral that rivals some of the great cathedrals of Europe in sheer... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2015
Cincinnati, Ohio
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A gothic cathedral that has a design similar to Notre Dame in Paris.
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1101 Madison Ave, Covington, Kentucky, Cincinnati, OH 41011-3115
+1 859-431-2060
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Only one of two churches in KY that have a Basilica status and there are none in Ohio and only ND in Indiana. So if you want to see a beautiful and grand church this is it when your in Cincinnati. It has one of...More

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 1 October 2015

A classic French Gothic Cathedral that rivals some of the great cathedrals of Europe in sheer beauty. The interior contains a triptych mural by Frank Duveneck, stained glass windows by the Meyer Company of Munich, and mosaics from Venice, Italy. Tours are given after the...More

5  Thank ahaskell
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The catherdral is a hidden treasure in Covington. It is absolutely amazing! From it's breathtaking stained glass windows to the amazing ceiling - it is truely a heavenly experience. The outside is just as beautiful as the inside... they even have gargoyles! The garden in...More

2  Thank smoored
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This is the first time we visited a Catholic cathedral, and what a great first impression it was! We were in awe at the beautiful stained glass, the $10,000 wallpaper, the amazing ceilings, and the fine smaller details like the mosaic of Mary with a...More

3  Thank 7tammy
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Breathtaking classic Gothic architecture, complete with flying buttresses! I loved this church. It is really an amazing structure to see, so much beautiful carved wood and stone with lovely stained glass windows. So glad we stopped at this!

3  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 24 September 2015

We have been to many European cathedrals and this beautiful church ranks with them. The stained glass windows are magnificent and the one was once the largest in the USA for a time. If you enjoyed viewing beautiful churches this one is a must see....More

2  Thank ValGary2014
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Right across the river from Cincinnati you will find a touch of Europe right in Kentucky! This place is beautiful and serene. Stained glass windows are huge.

1  Thank D C
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Excellent church to visit and pray in! Make sure to look at all the stain glass and also the detailed in the wood work in the back!

1  Thank NKYMike
Reviewed 7 September 2015

One of the most beautiful churches you will see. The clergy were wonderful....>I just saw the start of a new couple on their wedding day. A must see.

1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Amazing beautiful Catholic Church. Definitely a must see for the beauty of the building. Don't forget to spend some time with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel

1  Thank jgidds
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Charles D
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Response from Erin C | Reviewed this property |
It is in Covington, KY; just off of I75 southbound. You cn google directions.
18 May 2015|
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Response from Cymcym | Reviewed this property |
From the Website: Monday - Friday Mass 8:15 a.m. Self-Guided Tours Self-guided tour brochures are available at the Greeters Desk, found by the North side entrance. The brochures are free and available to individuals... More