A must see while visiting Montreal! The inside has a modern feel which was a surprise! Looking to go back during the summer to see the stairs.
About Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
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This is a religious and a nice tranquil escape from the busy city just down below. One can offer prayers and candles at one or many of the altars inside.
Great landmark and a satisfying visit. Multiple rooms and chapels. Some beautiful ironwork. Recommend the cavern of candles.
No matter your faith your sense of peace and aw will burst through your body and mind when you enter this fantastic holy place.
They don't really advertise this little gem and we have been traveling to Montreal for years and didn't know about it. It is a bona fide cathedral size church and a very beautiful one at that. Also the story behind it is a very inspiring...More
Beautiful church to visit in Montreal. We visited during the week, it was fairly busy, but was told that on the weekend it is busier. Wear comfortable shoes because you will walk a lot. There is a little chapel to visit on the back, very...More
Although the building is impressive from the outside and is a great photo opportunity, it was not necessarily worth it to go inside. Entry was free, but very little information was available about the oratory and signage was not very clear (where to enter, how...More
The Oratory is huge, the whole architecture is so different from evertyhing else, everything is so sober and so tall and thick that really amazes. It has not much of those little details that any other Cathedral or Basilica has, but that is what makes...More