Approved Pilgrimage Sites of the Virgin Mary: Interactive Map

Through the ages, countless number of believers have claimed to make supernatural contact with the Mother of God. In fact, more people say they have seen her in the last century than at any other time in history.

Believers all over the world, from France to Mexico and even the heartland of America, have said the The Blessed Mother has appeared to them. These apparition sights that have been recognized by the Catholic Church draw millions of pilgrims every year -- many hoping for miracles.

Click around this interactive map to read stories about these famous pilgrimage sites and watch "Primetime Nightline: Beyond Belief's" special "Miraculous Mysteries," airing July 13 at 10p/9c.

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