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

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The first metropolitan cathedral constructed in America after the adoption of the Constitution, completed in 1821.


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409 N. Cathedral St
Baltimore, MD
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  • Guided Tours/Guide Available
  • Student Group-Friendly
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Rated 5 by RedRocksPhoto

June 24, 2021


Must do in Baltimore

Being the first in US history is no light business. The interior is relatively new after a series of of restorations and repair after the earthquake. The most fascinating part is its basement and...

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Rated 5 by sergiocI215LD

July 16, 2020


Visiting Baltimore

Nice place to stop by for a visit. Take a few pictures, learn a little bit about the history or just for praying and take a break to continue exploring the beautiful Mount Vernon area.

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Rated 5 by F3058SRkathym

February 23, 2020


Beautiful basilica

We took the tour of this beautiful basilica and not only learned the history of the church but a history of Baltimore and Catholics in Baltimore. Beautiful light and airy church with an amazing...

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