the basilica
One of the biggest churches built in the 20th century, the Basilica of St. Therese

28 May 2000

The Basilica of St. Therese

Here's a sample of the work on the tympanum:

tympanum carvings

The dome

The 300+ foot dome:


What the dome looks like from the inside:

The church has over 150,000 square feet:

The main altar:

main altar

The side altar:

side altar

Visitors' center

Across from the basilica is a visitors' center and training facility. It is a light and airy building with views such as this of the basilica:

visitor center

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