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Sanktuarium Matki Bozej Jasnogorskiej

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Address: Czestochowa, Poland
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Santuarium Matki - church Poland

Ornate and intricate frescoes.. firstly stand and slowly do your own 360 pano without the iPhone, take in the lavish details of this UNSECO heritage listed church ...the Black... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kyle L
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Ornate and intricate frescoes.. firstly stand and slowly do your own 360 pano without the iPhone, take in the lavish details of this UNSECO heritage listed church ...the Black Madona for me was unique to see, the pipe organ spread from east to west.. a church very special for the Polish people and WOW how fortunate to participate and have... More 

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

our group had the chance to celebrate english mass here. This beautiful church is right beside the Black Madonna. If you look into the altar your eyes will be mesmerize with those architecture, frescoes and ornate decorations of this sanctuary and is just breath taking! Remarkable place as a whole!

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Warsaw
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Culturally, it is important place for Poles. Black Madonna picture is amazing but it is hard to feel its greateness in the crowd. No way you would be able to come close enough to admire the picture. Nevertheless, it is still worth visiting and experiencing the catholic mekka in Poland.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

If you are confused about the location of this site please don't be you can find it next door to the Black Madonna in the Monastery of Jasna Gora

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Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The architecture, frescoes and ornate decorations of this sanctuary is just breath taking & one will quickly realize which this location of part of UNESCO's heritage sites. A site that is very close & dear to the Polish people, a steady stream of pilgrims, tourists and those attending Mass makes the overall location somewhat crowded.

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Lebanon, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Having visited many churches in my European travels, I would have to say that this one is in my top 10 for most beautiful. The detail work EVERYWHERE is amazing, but most importantly, if you can manage to break you gaze from the stunning altar, turn around. Behind you, you will see one of the most beautiful organs I have... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 April 2016

Czestochowa Stradom rail station is one and half hours by train from Krakow and then a 5 min taxi ride to Jasna Gora. It's well worth the visit to visit this fantastic basilica which contains the black Madonna and child, arguably the most revered pilgrimage sites for catholics in Poland If you have a spare day's sightseeing and are based... More 

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Turin, Italy
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Reviewed 30 December 2015

This site refers to what is listed as #2 on the legend of the visitors' center brochure, the Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Founding of the Holy Cross. In my view it was the #1 sight of the entire complex but I didn't visit Jasna Gora as a religious pilgrim so I can fully understand... More 

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Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

The national shrine to Our Lady in Poland is remarkable. It really helped me to understand what it means that the Blessed Mother is titled Queen of Poland. I would absolutely recommend this as a pilgrimage trip and an incredible cultural experience. My time there gave me a sense of being in the heart of Poland.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

This very beautiful church has shiny gilt everywhere, an amazing altar and apple green & gold organ. Well worth a visit.

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