Basilica of the National Shrine
of the Immaculate Conception
|The Basilca of the National Shrine is the largest Roman Catholic
church in the Western Hemisphere and the eighth largest church in the
world. It contains sixty chapels displaying a wide variety of stained
glass windows, mosaics and sculptures.
This a very beautiful Shrine and Basilica and you should plan to spend at least one or two days there in the presence of Our Lord.
Fourth Street and Michigan Avenue NE
From US 1 take North Capitol St. NW to Michigan Avenue NE to the Basilica. Parking is across the street on Harewood Road.
Mass is scheduled several times a day.
Archdiocese of Washington
Washington, DC 20017-1566
For information call: (202) 526-8300