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Shrine of Our Lady of Banneux

Rue de l'Esplanade 57, Banneux 4141, Belgium
+32 4 360 02 22
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Serenity...

This is the feeling you get as you set foot in the Sanctuaire. A peaceful silence that calms your... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
DocGraceK
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Brussels, Belgium
A Sacred Pilgrimage Site

This little-known town is the site of the apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary to an 11-year old... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Anna M A
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Hong Kong
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rue de l'Esplanade 57, Banneux 4141, Belgium
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+32 4 360 02 22
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is the feeling you get as you set foot in the Sanctuaire. A peaceful silence that calms your turmoil and helps cleanse your mind and your spirit. It is an experience that one has to have first-hand, because words cannot appropriately and definitively describe...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

This little-known town is the site of the apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary to an 11-year old girl, Mariette Beco in 1933. The Roman Catholic Church has approved the authenticity of the apparition and the place has since been a pilgrimage site for Marian...More

Thank Anna M A
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

it was the first time to Shrine of Our Lady of Banneux, and it was pacefull, beautiful, and place where you can pray and meditate, I went on Thursday and was not crowded, it you are Christian and devotee of Lady Mary, it is the...More

1  Thank madanilosilva
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

This peaceful place gathers every year hundreds pilgrims during the Triduum of the sick, to confide to Our Lady their needs, pains and their wants. They come to embrace the Mother of the Saviour and to express their confidence in Jesus Christ. Hier, from 15...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Good place for spiritual worship and prayers. Went many times.. Still love to go their many more times

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Serene, peaceful, calm. Better go during the day while the chapels, shops and all other places are open for the public. True that it is open 24h a day but we can just walk around, collect water and experience the outside places at night time....More

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Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

The Holy Spirit is "sent into our hearts" (Galatians 4:6)so that we might receive new life as sons of God. I really felt united the Most Holy Trinity at Shrine of Our Lady. This place is huge. Also it's pet friendly. My dog also really...More

1  Thank Courtney V
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Reviewed 17 July 2014

A lovely healing energy in Banneux. A quite area in the Belgian Ardennes where you can make walks with beautiful views. Walking distance (+1 hour) from a couple of small railway stations. Bus connections to Liège Guillemins. A place for prayer and devotion where Healing...More

2  Thank mediumrobert
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Reviewed 17 May 2014 via mobile

Totally came across this grotto by chance. Was told the story of the visitation by the Virgin Mary from a helpful lady at the gift shop as the information centre closes between 1200 and 1400. The chapels are beautiful, serene and contemplative. The well itself...More

2  Thank RocheMaree
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Reviewed 20 September 2013

Drove from Brussels to Banneux. We arrived around 7pm. Sun was still up but Bel-Art, the shop selling religious items, was already closing when we got there. There were a number of people of different races who were obviously believers of the Catholic faith and...More

1  Thank KayFB
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Hi, you can visit until 18:00... Regards,
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