Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

409 N. Cathedral St, Baltimore, MD 21201 Get Directions 
Phone: 410-727-3565

Baltimore City

Central Maryland
Basilica exterior
The first metropolitan cathedral constructed in America after the adoption of the Constitution, completed in 1821.
ADA Accessible
Guided Tours/Guide Available
Student Group-Friendly



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December 11, 2018
First and foremost this Parish is very welcoming, stopping here did not feel like being a visitor. The history is overwhelming being the oldest Cathedral in USA. Find a tour opening and make sure...
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November 28, 2018
This Cathedral is fantastic especially now with its restoration complete. It is very historic and the oldest America has to offer. I did a daily here so didn’t get to experience the music. I...
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November 18, 2018
A true calming refuge in the middle of a busy city. A place to reflect & calm your soul. Breathtaking architecture & painting. Touch of history with paintings gifted from Louis XVIII of France...