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Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs

136 Shrine Rd, Fultonville, NY 12072-1907
+1 518-853-3033
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An Inspiring Place

We live only about 1/2 hour from this place, and somehow didn't know about it, until a friend asked... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mary D
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Fort Plain, New York
My Favorite Place on Earth

I can't put into words how much this place means to me. What I call my conversion to become a much... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Adam-Fulton F
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136 Shrine Rd, Fultonville, NY 12072-1907
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+1 518-853-3033
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live only about 1/2 hour from this place, and somehow didn't know about it, until a friend asked spontaneously to ride over. It is a beautiful place, even the dreary weather today could not overshadow its beauty. We are Christians, and while the grounds...More

Thank Mary D
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I can't put into words how much this place means to me. What I call my conversion to become a much deeper and real Catholic happened here in 2014. My mother was cured of a flesh eating disease after I came here to pray. She...More

3  Thank Adam-Fulton F
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

This shrine is awe-inspiring place, it has a huge coliseum with many statues of saints, Mary, and Jesus in it. Looks like it seats over 5000 people. I learned that three Jesuit Priests died there. It is also known as the National Shrine of the...More

Thank Brian H
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

I stopped here on the way to visit relatives. I only wish that I had more time to walk around and explore this amazing shrine. The views were breath taking and the entire grounds were so peaceful. It took all negative thoughts, anxieties, or lifes...More

Thank Frank T
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This place is also known as the Shrine of the North American Martyrs. A trip across Upstate NY, from Albany west to Syracuse, Rochester or Buffalo, should include a stop here. You can see the coliseum from the NY State thruway. Sacred grounds dotted with...More

Thank 12RAS302
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

This Shrine is one of this area's best kept secrets.Go & experience the quiet of nature. Walk the grounds and feel God's peace.

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 26 May 2016

Went for Sunday service in the beautiful coliseum. It was an inspiring and uplitfing service. The grounds are spectacular.

Thank Alfred L
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

The Shrine was my first experience of the catholic church. I fell in love and became Catholic. There is a sense of peace on these grounds.

Thank ACromer
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Reviewed 25 September 2015

We are so lucky and blessed to live close enough to attend Sunday Mass at the Shrine. It is indeed walking on Holy Ground and especially when going down into the Ravine, you must feel the presence of the Martyrs and St. Kateri. It is...More

Thank icalifano
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

This was our first visit to the shrine; in fact, I had never even heard of it before. We were driving by en route from Buffalo to Boston on a Sunday and decided to check it out. We had seen on the website that both...More

Thank appleloverx11
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