SANCTUARY OF BEAURAING
Sanctuaires ND de Beauraing
Rue de l¿Aubépine 6
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Beauraing, the winter of 1932-1933. An exceptional event. An exceptional setting. A cold and dark time. The beginning of the tragedy of the second world war. A light appears in the night. From 29 November to 3 January, the Virgin Mary appears 33 times before five children: Fernande, Gilberte and Albert Voisin, Andrée and Gilberte Degeimbre.
The location of the apparitions, Aubépine is accessible day and night. The votive chapel, a place for meditation and prayer in the centre of the Sanctuary is open daily from 9.30 am to 7 pm. The other sanctuaries (the Saint Jean crypt, the Rosaire church, the main church) are accessible by appointment. A guided visit of the sanctuaries is organised on demand. The I point, where the pilgrims are welcomed, is open daily during the high season and on Saturday and Sunday afternoon during the low season. Different films are shown there. You can also buy cassettes and DVDs.
Tourist information on the town BEAURAING
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