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Definitely worth the time to look inside this beautiful Basilica. We went to the tour between... read more

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Amazing church which is worth a trip

We saw glowing comments about this church on line and decided to stop on our way out of town. It... read more

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The Basilica of St. Josaphat is a ministry of the Conventual Franciscans on the South Side of Milwaukee in Historic Lincoln Village. The Basilica is a Franciscan center for prayer and spirituality, inspiration and beauty. It is home to a vibrant...more
2333 S 6th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215-3203
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth the time to look inside this beautiful Basilica. We went to the tour between Sunday morning masses. Interesting to hear the history, very informative.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw glowing comments about this church on line and decided to stop on our way out of town. It was a bit out of our way but well worth the detour. Beautiful.

Thank Marguerite a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The history of this church is the story of an immigrant community that wanted to build the best house of worship in the world. The interior is magnificent, and concerts held in this space benefit from the stunning acoustics, and you will marvel at the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The stained glass windows were some of the most beautiful I’ve ever seen. The entire church is filled with stunningly detailed artwork.

Thank UrsulaRules
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning building with really impressive stained glass windows and other artefacts to see inside. Very peaceful inside and well worth a visit.

1  Thank Brett99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Felt transported upon entering. The tradesmen who built and who have continued to work on this have truly provided a worship place that is beyond words. Felt so at peace inside this place. Definitely worth a visit -- the craftsmanship alone deserves viewing.

1  Thank gracie l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful Architecture that shows a great dedication of the people who built it. The tour is given after the first service, so either go to the service, or wait outside the sanctuary for the service to end. This is not a walking tour as you...More

2  Thank 1234centraltraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful. The stain glass windows will take your breath away. The area isn’t the greatest so be aware of your surroundings.

1  Thank Janherr38866
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you’ll visit for sightseeings in Milwaukee, you must not miss this. This is almost a replica of Basilica of St Peter (Vatican). I know because I’ve been to Vatican. The German architect inspired of his works from Vatican’s St Peter, as a smaller version....More

1  Thank reallylikes2travel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning. Went for a 8:00 AM Mass. Designated parking areas and no street parking. Enter through side entrance.

Thank Alexandra M
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22 July 2017|
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Response from Basilica1901 | Property representative |
Yes, the Basilica is always open and accessible whenever the Visitors Center is open. We hope you enjoy your visit. Regular hours for the Visitors Center are Monday through Saturday, 9am to 4pm.
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1 May 2017|
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Response from Basilica1901 | Property representative |
Yes. The Basilica is fully accessible for visitors with wheelchairs. Enter through the Pope John Paul II Pavilion located on the west side of the Basilica.
29 December 2016|
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Response from billkat1 | Reviewed this property |
In their parking lot, or street parking. We have never had parking issues the many times that we have visited or attended mass.