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.

Facts & Stats on the Baltimore Basilica

Names
Baltimore Basilica
Basilica of the Assumption
Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
IDs
318618 Go Historic
Address
409 Cathedral St., Mount Vernon, Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Baltimore, Maryland
Official Website
www.baltimorebasilica.org

Resources for the Baltimore Basilica

  1. Official Website of the Baltimore Basilica Official website.