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Basilica of St. Mary

Open Now: 6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Stunning Church

Was able to attend Mass Saturday, what a beautiful place of worship, great history and it is very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
JJ V
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Laredo, Texas
Fascinating arquitectural master piece

Highly recommended visit to this basilica, as soon as you're inside you feel the majestic of this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
2compadres
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Baja California, Mexico
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Nation's First Basilica
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88 N 17th St, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1295
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Was able to attend Mass Saturday, what a beautiful place of worship, great history and it is very easy to get to, worth the visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JJ V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommended visit to this basilica, as soon as you're inside you feel the majestic of this arquitectural well design work. The stained glass windows are beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 2compadres
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Mass and enjoyed touring this impressive church. Programs were going on about the Middle East and an afternoon parish meeting on the problems facing the Church worldwide. A healthy and lively feeling place for such a large parish church.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LFrank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Basilica is a beautiful place to attend Mass. Make sure you get there early or stay a little late so you can walk around and see the entire place. I've been here a number of times while visiting the cities and the people are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located a bit south of downtown in what appears to be a slightly poorer area the Basilica of Saint Mary stands proud and welcoming to all, a Monday visit finding the historic space tranquil and majestic with plenty of space and relics worth investigating.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

I was visiting Minneapolis and decided to take a 10min. walk from my downtown hotel to visit this basilica. So glad that I did! Such a beautiful work of art. Even if you are not a religious or spiritual person, the architecture itself, is breathtaking....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

What a beautiful place to attend a service! There is so much to see and the atmosphere is so peaceful and comforting.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

The music was very good, people were friendly, and priest had a good attitude. We parked in the garage which was convenient and free.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Beautiful exterior and interior on a grand scale. We parked at the Sculpture Park and walked arcross the bridge over the highway. There is an underground parking garage near.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is a very lovely church with a lively congregation utilizing it. If you like architecture this is a gem in Minneapolis. If you haven’t been, you’re making a mistake!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kelly W
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Response from Roshan R | Reviewed this property |
Mass Schedule July 7-14, 2015 at the Basilica of St. Mary is: Week day Mass at 12:00 p.m. in Chapel, and weekend Masses included Saturday at 5:15 p.m., and Sunday at 7:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 4:30 p.m., and 6:30 p.m... More
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Heather B
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Response from marjiewestmarin_CA | Reviewed this property |
The cathedral was open and we just visited on our own.
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