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Assumption Grotto Church - Photos

Founded in 1830, Assumption Grotto on Detroit's east side is believed to be the second-oldest parish in metro Detroit.

The shortened transepts feature beautiful side altars

The front façade features three windows and three entrances.

Side elevation of the church

Sanctuary in January 2024

Ceiling at transept and nave crossing