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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  • Group-Friendly
  • Guided Tours/Guide Available
  • Student Group-Friendly
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Rated 5 by cjanebaillie

October 26, 2023


Beautiful Basilica

Beautiful Basilica and lovely to visit. We did a self guided tour and the tour material was very easy to follow. The security staff was very friendly and very helpful!

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Rated 4 by Frookum

September 24, 2023


Well kept historical basilica

Historical Basilica in well kept condition. A great peak into Maryland Catholic history. Walking distance from additional beautiful historic places.

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Rated 5 by adhp02

September 04, 2023


If you are in the area, it is worth the visit

It is a very well maintained church. It is within five minutes from the Washington monument and the Peabody Library. The crypt in the basement is very interesting and it is worth the visit.

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