Baltimore Basilica Baltimore, Maryland 1806-1821
The first Catholic cathedral built in the United States after the adoption of the Constitution, the Baltimore Basilica became a symbol for religious freedom in the new nation. It is also an important work of architecture designed by Benjamin Latrobe.
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- Go Historic ID
- Baltimore BasilicaBasilica of the AssumptionBasilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
- 39.294404° N, 76.616163° W
- 409 Cathedral St., Mount Vernon, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
- Official Website of the Baltimore Basilica. Web. Official website.