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.
Sun, 7:30am-5:30pm; Mon-Fri, 8am-4pm; Sat, 9am-6:30pm.
ADA Accessible
Guided Tours/Guide Available
Student Group-Friendly



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February 5, 2019
Sharon G
We love this beautiful basilica! We were fortunate our hotel was close so we could attend mass daily the first 2 weeks we were in Baltimore.
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January 24, 2019
Built in 1806, the church was completely renovated for its 200th anniversary. Simple in its beauty. The crypt contains the remains of many noted Catholic prelates. Beautiful architecture...
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January 18, 2019
Matthew J
There are many other churches, cathedrals, and basilicas in Baltimore. This one is beautiful (inside and out). The reason why I only gave it 4 stars is because I have seen hundreds of churches and...