Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe Mexico City, Mexico

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.

Imagen original Virgen de Guadalupe
Joaquín Martínez Rosado

Facts & Stats

Best Known As
Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Full Name
Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Also Known As
Basílica de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
La Villa de Guadalupe
New Basilica
Nueva Basílica
19.484374° N, 99.116807° W  (map)

Contact Info

Paseo Zumarraga, Atrio de América

Further Resources

  1. Brading, D. A.. Mexican Phoenix: Our Lady of Guadalupe: Image and Tradition across Five Centuries.
  2. Hanut, Eryk. The Road to Guadalupe: A Modern Pilgrimage to the Virgin of the Americas.
  3. Badde, Paul. Maria of Guadalupe: Shaper of History, Shaper of Hearts.
  4. Starr, Mirabai (ed.). Our Lady of Guadalupe (Devotions, Prayers & Living Wisdom).
  5. Guadalupe (DVD).
  6. Official Website of the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe. Official source.