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Basilica and National Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation

315 Clay St, Carey, OH 43316-1401
+1 419-396-3355
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Passing By and stopped...glad I did!

Being an Ohio native I have driven by numerous times. This time I stopped and I could not have been... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jennifer P
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Beautiful!

One of the most beautiful catholic churches I've seen. If you are near Carey then stop by to see... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2017
Carla T
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Carey, Ohio
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315 Clay St, Carey, OH 43316-1401
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"holy place"
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"the lower level"
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"beautiful church"
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"worth a visit"
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"across the street"
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"gift shop"
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"franciscan friars"
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"prayer"
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"pilgrimage"
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"healing"
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"reverence"
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"pilgrims"
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"procession"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being an Ohio native I have driven by numerous times. This time I stopped and I could not have been happier! Regardless of your religious affiliation it is most defiantly a place to stop and see. The church bells were ringing once I stopped in...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

One of the most beautiful catholic churches I've seen. If you are near Carey then stop by to see it. It will be worth it.

Thank Carla T
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

Hidden away in Carey, Ohio is a spiritual landmark in the Midwest. The Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation is a place of healing, peace, and prayer. Be sure to visit the basement and see the displays related to physical healings and the pictures of...More

Thank JW9296
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

I have been going here all my life, on the 15th of August, this has a very special place in my heart, you should go down i the lower level and see and read all about the miracles

1  Thank MikeinMalibu
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We visited around 10 am and the sun was streaming in; I gasped when I saw the eastern red glass stained window--spectacular! I was more impressed with it than some I've seen in France. We also walked down to the outdoor stations of the cross;...More

Thank 76desert
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Immaculate Heart of Mary Ministry (IHMM) of Livonia, MI together with friends and families, Fr. Tim Galos of St. Michael's in Sterling Heights, was given an opportunity to sponsor the 2017 Filipino Pilgrimage day at Our Lady of Consolation Basilica and Shrine on July...More

1  Thank mbfavazza
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

I have been a pilgrim of Our Lady of Consolation on August 14-15 since 2006. This is a beautiful Basilica, a place of prayer, a place of consolation. The Franciscan Friars that takes care of the Basilica, the Retreat House, School and Shrine park are...More

Thank Tes1943
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is a very ornate Basilica. It began in 1904. The stained-glass windows are extraordinary. High altar is very impressive. No matter your religion a very worthy place to visit

1  Thank 446raymondr
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Large cathedral with huge Catholic "campus". We are not Catholic but my Grandma lives across the street, so I visit often. The shrine is a full mile on the path with beautiful lawn, flowers and creek. Frequented by religious tourists and locals alike. The church...More

1  Thank ambermichelles
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Had a magnificent day. Had a fantastic tour of the basilica, including the lower level. The Holy Relics were awesome. The cafeteria offered a fantastic lunch. The gift shop was good. Check the schedule and attend a mass. Be sure to go to the shrine...More

Thank grinch4
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Response from idratherbeboatin | Reviewed this property |
The main event is the candlelight procession at 9pm on August 14. The K of C are all dressed in their fancy clothes and they carry the statue of Mary and Jesus down the church stairs and proceed to the Shrine Park which is... More
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