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Basilica of the Sacred Heart

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Address: 114 Coleman Morse Ctr, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN 46556-4617
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Amazing place !!!

Amazing place !!! If you want to visit the basilica of sacred heart don't forget to visit the grotto also and put a candle on it...

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Cali, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing place !!! If you want to visit the basilica of sacred heart don't forget to visit the grotto also and put a candle on it...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The most gorgeous cathedral I have ever seen! The organ was being played, this added to its spectacular interior. Painted ceiling breath taking!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely stunning and a must when visiting South Bend. Make sure to visit the grotto as well. Just part of a beautiful campus.

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Bozeman, Montana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is a great building best not to miss if in the area. Its stunning inside and out and you can feel the history.

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Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you're Catholic, the Mass on Sunday at 10 am is a must. Spectacular liturgical choir and very solid priests. For non-Catholics this would actually be an excellent place to get a flavor of what the REAL modern liturgy should look like. Architecturally, it's a masterpiece. You will feel like you just landed in Europe and are touring some Renaissance... More 

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Greenville, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This Church is exquisitely beautiful. There is a serenity in the church which is so conducive to prayer. My time there was limited, but I could have spent hours in this beautiful sacred place.

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Mishawaka, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

The Basilica is a masterpiece of religious art, glowing in its renovated state. The student choirs lend grandeur to the services. The new Paul Fritz organ is a thing of beauty and exquisite sound. Notre Dame has 3 of them--one in the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. If you get a chance to hear one--take it!

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Mishawaka, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

There are many reviews that talk about the beauty and grander of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on the Notre Dame campus. If you are visiting the campus or in the South Bend area, be sure to put this on your bucket list as a "must see" site. And, my recommendation is to plan to spend at least an... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

The most beautiful church that I have ever seen. I wish I could have spent more time and learned more about it's history. I plan to go back one day.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

A stunning jewel at Notre Dame. My husband is alumni of ND so the Basilica and Grotto are "must do's" while on campus. I see something new in the art work every time I am there. Just lovely.

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