Basilica of the Annunciation

Basilica of the Annunciation

Completed in 1969, this Catholic basilica stands on the traditional site where the angel Gabriel announced to Mary that she would bear the Savior. It is built over Crusader and Byzantine foundations.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
249580
Names
Basilica of the Annunciation
Church of the Annunciation
Affiliations

Timeline

1969

Construction of Basilica of the Annunciation