St. Joseph Oratory

St. Joseph Oratory

Saint Joseph’s Oratory of Mount Royal (Oratoire Saint-Joseph du Mont-Royal) is Canada’s largest church, a Roman Catholic basilica located on Westmount Summit in Montreal, Quebec. The basilica is dedicated to Saint Joseph. A reliquary in the church museum contains Brother André’s heart, which he requested as a protection for the basilica. Millions of visitors and pilgrims visit the Oratory every year.

In 2004, the Oratory was designated a National Historic Site of Canada on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.

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St Joseph’s Oratory is located at 3800, chemin Queen Mary
Montreal, Quebec, area code H3V 1H6

In 2004, the Oratory was designated a National Historic Site of Canada on the occasion of its 100th anniversary.

On 2 April 2004 Canada Post issued Saint Joseph’s Oratory, Quebec in the 2004 Tourist Attractions series. The stamp was designed by Catharine Bradbury & William Stewart based on a photograph by Bernard Brault. The 49¢ stamps are perforated kiss cut and were printed by Lowe-Martin Company Inc.

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