travelgrove Travel Tips
 

St. Joseph's Oratory, Montreal, Quebec

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 1.8mi
papillon's pictureby papillon History & Culture travel tip
added on the 29th of August, 2010
St. Joseph's Oratory has been founded by Brother Andre, a man considered to be a humble, modern-day miracle maker at the beginning of the 20th century.

The church can be found on a hill near Montreal and is truly an amazing sight. Many pilgrims and tourists come to visit the place, which holds healing powers, some say.

Though one the largest churches in Canada, the inside of the building doesn't hold so much for everyday traveler. It has much more significance to a devoted Catholic than to a simple man, being a place of worship and belief. Apart from that it IS an attraction to visit.

Address:
3800 Chemin Queen Mary, Montreal, QC H3V 1A7, Canada

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sun: 10:00 - 17:00

On the web:
http://www.saint-joseph.org

 
Rue St.Denis in MontrealVieux Montréal
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Montreal

  • Vieux Montréal
    Old Montreal is the historic district of the famous city and can be viewed individually or with the help of a guide. We could choose from a 30, 60 or a 90 minute guided tour of the city but we wanted to explore the city on our own. So we [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Aix Terraces in Montreal
    It was summer and it was so hot we needed a drink close to our hotel, the Place D'Armes, so we decided to go atop the hotel where the Aix Terrace is located. We made an excellent choice. It was quite close to our room, the terrace being [...]
    D: 1.6mi00
  • Schwartz's in Montreal
    Schwartz's is the best place in Montreal, because there is no other place where you can find and eat such a delicious smoked meat than there. I ordered the meat with deli and some bagels, which I must say were much more tasty than in New [...]
    D: 1.7mi00
  • The Old Town of Montreal
    Old Montreal is famous for its history which tells of trade, politics, entertainment and immigration. Many people, mostly from France and England came to this city in hope of a better future. They established trading companies, banks, the [...]
    D: 1.5mi00
  • Montreal Old Town
    Go check out the old town. It's beautiful. There are plenty of cool bars in Montreal. Chavalle is a great place to grab dinner, quite steep in terms of pricing, but well worth the extra buck. Also, go to the top of the local mountain for a [...]
    D: 2mi00

Things about Montreal you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Montreal Travel guide

During the warm seasons of the entertainment choices we can mention: the Casino de Montréal, the La Ronde amusement park and the Lac de l'Île Notre-Dame public beach. A good meal at one of the restaurants is also a good option to spend your time and you are sure to walk away happy, and full. When the night comes the options are numerous in the city where fun-seeking tourists set [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Immenstaad, Germany
In der Nähe von Immenstaad gibt es einen schönen großen Abenteuerpark, wo man Klettert. Auch wenn man ein bisschen Höchenangst hat, ist es dort...
General: Nahe von Immenstaad

Koln, Germany
When you are want to Köln, you can go to a great festival in february. This festival is one of the biggest in europa.
General: The great festival of Köln

 

Hvidovre, Denmark
It's a suburb to Copenhagen. Approx. 30 km from the capital.
General: Greve kommune

Blesle, France
If you visit Blesle, don't miss the Antiquities Shop on the Rue de la Bonale. They have many nice things, objects for everyday use and decoration....
Shopping: Antiquities

 

Bhuj, India
If you love the art on metal, this is the best place to get astonished with some fabulous metal work. Museum of Kutch basically represent the...
History & Culture: Museum of Kutch

Reykjavik, Iceland
In recent years, Iceland’s capital, Reykjavik, has emerged as a hip different to major European powerhouses, like Paris and Rome. full with...
Night Life & Entertainment: The Best of Reykjavik

 

Pompei, Italy
You should really take yourself time for at least one day or better a whole weekend.
General: Visiting the ancient roman city

Colorado Springs, Colorado
Not just the presentation of the food but the taste of it is absolutely great. A high praise for the Carlos Bistro in Colorado Springs, because...
Food: Carlos Bistro

 

Grand Canyon Village, Arizona
Bright Angel Trail is certainly the most famous of all trails at Grand Canyon. You’ll need a lot of time to do the whole trail. If you do the...
Outdoors Activities: Bright Angel Trail

San Jose, California
For golf-lovers the Cinnabar Hills Golf Club is like heaven on earth. Playing through a canyon, lake and mountain area, with lush green scenery and...
Sports & Wellness : Cinnabar Hills Golf Club

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*