Fodor's Expert Review Basilique Souterraine St-Pie X

Lourdes Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Lourdes celebrated the centenary of Bernadette Soubirous's visions by building the world's largest underground church, the Basilique Souterraine St-Pie X, with space for 20,000 people—more than the town's permanent population. The Basilique Supérieure (1871), tall and white, hulks nearby.

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Lourdes, Occitania  65100, France

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