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.
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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...
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November 6, 2018
I came upon a walking tour. This made the history of the church come alive. The inside is breath taking with the art, the pews, every inch beautiful. Take time to go downstairs to the crypt & the...