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Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption

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Located on Madison Avenue, this basilica is modeled after Notre Dame in Paris. The basilica has 82 stained glass windows, including what is reputedly the largest stained-glass church window in the world. Four large murals on canvas painted by Covington native Frank Duveneck also are on display. Guided tours are available by appointment only.

Open Monday through Friday 10:30am-3:30pm, Saturday 10am-3:30pm, Sunday 11am-5pm.

Location: 1140 Madison Ave., Covington Kentucky 41011 Telephone 859-431-2060

Other History nearby:
(Cincinnati) American Sign Museum
(Blue Ash) Blue Ash Bicentennial Veterans Memorial
(Hamilton) Butler County Historical Museum
(Covington) Carroll Chimes Bell Tower
(Covington) Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption
(Loveland) Chateau LaRoche

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