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The chapel Our Lady of Miraculous Medal, or Chapel of the Rue du Bac, is a chapel located in the 7th arrondissement of Paris.
The Notre-Dame of Miraculous Medal Chapel was the place of the supposed Marian apparition to Catherine Labouré. This chapel became a place of pilgrimage very frequented with approximately 2 million visitors per year. It is one of the 10 most visited cultural places in Paris
Visit and discover the Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse (the Chapel of our Lady of Miraculous Medal), one of the most peaceful churches in Paris, with a local guide.
This extraordinary and beautiful Our Lady of Miraculous Medal chapel is a place of pilgrimage. In this tour you will learn about the history of the miraculous medal and the rosary, as well as how the Virgin Mary spoke to the famous 24-year-old Catherine Labouré in a series of three miraculous apparitions at the chapel.
This Our Lady of Miraculous Medal chapel is a must-see and a place to visit whether you are a believer or not.
Meet your local guide for an extraordinary tour at the Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse (the Chapel of our Lady of Miraculous Medal), a place for Catholic pilgrimage and a homage to St. Catherine Labouré.
Located at the end of a courtyard across from Le Bon Marché department store, this extraordinary and beautiful chapel is a must-see. Reportedly, in 1830 the Virgin Mary spoke to 24-year-old Catherine Labouré there. In a series of three miraculous apparitions, the young novice seminary sister was told to have a medal made that would protect and grace those who wore it. The first Miraculous Medals were made in 1832.
The same year, a cholera epidemic plagued Paris and the medals’ popularity spread rapidly as wearers of the medal apparently found themselves miraculously cured or protected from the deadly disease. Devout Roman Catholics around the world still wear the medal today.
This Chapel Our Lady of Miraculous Medal is certainly one of the most spiritual places in Paris to see.
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