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.
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July 16, 2020
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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February 23, 2020
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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January 17, 2020
This was a wonderful surprise. We stumbled upon the basilica while driving to the Franciscan monastery. The basilica is stunning with massive mosaics. It was still decorated for Christmas which added...