Sanctuaire Sainte Therese, Ville de Lisieux

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Sanctuaire Sainte Therese honors Sainte-Thérèse de Lisieux, who was beatified in 1923 and canonized in 1925. The church was built for pilgrims who came in increasing numbers to venerate the saint in the town where she had lived and died. Plan to visit Sanctuaire Sainte Therese and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Ville de Lisieux attractions using our Ville de Lisieux planner.
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  • Its a nice cathedral, but its not very special (in the category: French Cathedrals) If you travel in French there are many, much more spectacular cathedrals.  more »
  • The Basilica is set upon a hill, it is a very steep walk from the main train station in Lisieux. A very beautiful setting. Please note St Therese is NOT buried here, she is buried in the town at the.....  more »
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