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Chapel of the Madonna - "Smallest Church in the World"

28160 Hwy 405, Point Pleasant, LA, Bayou Goula, LA
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Big is not always better!

So small we almost missed it!! Beautiful little Chapel across the street from the Mississippi... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
ilene195363
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Saucier, Mississippi
Beautiful little sanctuary

If you don't drive slow, you will miss it! Worth the stop to see the smallest church in the world... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Piperlovestravel
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West Palm Beach
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1 Mar 2018
“Big is not always better!”
16 Nov 2016
“Beautiful little sanctuary”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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28160 Hwy 405, Point Pleasant, LA, Bayou Goula, LA
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

So small we almost missed it!! Beautiful little Chapel across the street from the Mississippi River. Got to see, smaller than my closet. God doesn't care how big it is!

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

If you don't drive slow, you will miss it! Worth the stop to see the smallest church in the world. Candles $3, postcards $1. The church was locked, but there was a key in a box next to the door. Peaceful setting.

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Great small chapel. It is on River Rd. west bank (highway 405) about a mile north of Bayou Goula (Point Pleasant). If locked, there is a key box, where you can self open the door and enter. They apparently hold a Catholic Mass here once...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is on Hwy 405/River Rd and is nine miles South of Hwy 1 and is about 4 miles from Nottoway Plantation. I found it just driving around and saw a small sign on the two lane river road. The sign said smallest church in...More

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morpion6
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Response from Ashley B |
Yes it is possible. There is room for the priest and 2 servers. The attendees stand in the church yard. My family used to attend the yearly service.
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