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Feel such love of God here

My mother-in-law loved this place since she lived near it and when we came into town to visit this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SCTestrossa
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Fort Mill, South Carolina
Gorgeous views

I can't say enough good things about this shrine, the festivals, the shop, the masses are all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My mother-in-law loved this place since she lived near it and when we came into town to visit this is where we would go to mass. The beauty of this place and the peace you feel here is so hard to describe to anyone. Hope...More

Thank SCTestrossa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't say enough good things about this shrine, the festivals, the shop, the masses are all great. There are many options for attending mass, almost every hour on Sunday--alternating between English and Polish. There is also beautiful grounds on the property and a nearby...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 July 2018

I went to the shrine on a Thursday, late afternoon in June. It was very quiet, peaceful, and spiritual. There were only about 10 people there but I was told it gets very crowded during pilgrimages and the festivals. If you want to experience the...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 23 May 2018

My husband grew up on the same road as the Shrine and a childhood favorite was going to the Polish bakery on Sunday at the Shrine. He often talks about how they had the best cheese babka. We now live in WV and he hasn't...More

Thank Walker304
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Our Lady of Czestochowa Shrine is a beautiful modern church set on rolling hills in Doylestown, PA. They have Sunday masses in Polish and English. Everyone is dressed for church and respecting the true shrine sprirt. The shrine has grown over the years. They have...More

Thank ChristinaSzy
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Beautiful modern church (known as the American Czestochowa -- though does not look like the original Polish Czestochowa church, other than the association of the famous "Black Madonna'). Modern stain glass/artwork, beautifully displayed -- main upper church. Also has a lower church. Comfortable. "Historic" neighboring...More

Thank Eva C
Reviewed 4 March 2018

I visited just after the fall pilgrimage which attracts the faithful from far and wide. Lots of convenient parking, well planned routes to keep crowds moving. Well laid out museum; religious artifacts in abundance. I am not catholic nor polish, but visiting the shrine was...More

Thank cassandrag817
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The lower chapel of the church had a replica of the original one in Europe, as per my friend who also visited the Shrine. Large pray area, nice display of the World Youth Day exhitbits too... The upper / main church was huge. Beautiful glass...More

Thank SimonOnvacation
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The Shrine of Czestochowa is not only a beautiful cathedral with a view of the city but a fantastic polish destination. There is a small shrine to our lady of Czestochowa and the black madonna with votive candles perpetually lit and has an honor system...More

Thank cszostak
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Magnificent views while driving up the driveway. The interior of the Cathedral is rather stark and plain...(almost Lutheran style) The highlight is the stained glass vertical windows As you exit the main exit the views of the Statue of the Blessed Mother and Doylestown on...More

Thank Mr H
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Usually late Summer.. Check their website HR
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Bibi R
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Phila, Pa works then it's an hour drive via car. There is also Trenton. NJ and Leigh Valley airports but not as familiar with them.
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