Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe

The most popular Catholic shrine in the world, this modern basilica houses a miraculous image of the Virgin Mary who appeared to an Aztec convert in 1531.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe
La Villa de Guadalupe
New Basilica
Nueva Basílica


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