Wednesday, 3 May 2017

St.Patrick's Basilica - Ottawa

Saint Patrick's Basilica was known as Ottawa's first English speaking Roman Catholic church, most of the English population were of Irish descent, thus when the church was completed in 1875 it was dedicated to St.Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. The church was appointed to basilica status on Saint Patrick's Day, March 1995.

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