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Basic Information...

Corner of Hennepin Ave. and N. 17th Street in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Mass Times

  • Weekdays: 7:00am, 12:00pm. Held on the Basilica's ground level, Saint Joseph's Chapel.
  • Saturday: 5:00pm
  • Sunday: 7:30am, 9:30am, 11:30am, 4:30pm, 6:30pm

Visit the Sunday Liturgies page for presider, music ensemble, and music selection information.

 Church Hours

  • Monday–Friday: 6:30am to 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 8:00am to 6:30pm
  • Sunday: 6:30am to 7:30pm

Hours subject to change based on scheduled activities and holidays.

  • Phone: 612.333.1381
  • Email:
  • Mail: The Basilica of Saint Mary
    PO Box 50010
    Minneapolis MN 55405-0010

Parking At a Glance

Please visit our Parking and Tips webpage for more details.

West side of the church in the parking lot under the freeway

  • Sat & Sun: free
  • Mon–Fri: $5.00; $3.00 after 5:00 p.m.; Cash only
  • Please only park in the unreserved spots and note some spaces are reserved for Handicapped parking.
  • Holy Thursday – Free after 5:00pm. 
  • Good Friday – Free all day. 

MCTC parking ramp east of the church

  • 1420 Hennepin Ave S. (north side of Hennepin Ave).  A "pay-as-you-enter" mechanical system requires payment before entering the ramp.
  • Mon–Fri: $5.00
  • Right turn only from Hennepin Ave. It is illegal to turn left into the MCTC parking ramp from Hennepin Ave.—the Minneapolis Police department actively enforces this restriction.
  • Right or left turn from Laurel Ave. 1 block north of Hennepin Ave. between 15th and 16th St. on the north side of the building.

Handicapped Parking and Accessibility

  • Parking area 1: west side of the church (17th St). Enter the ground level doors of the church (handicapped accessible), and take the elevator up to the sanctuary.
  • Parking area 2: east side of the church (16th St). There is a ramp on the east side of the building. Please note that these original brass church doors are not equipped for handicapped access.
  • Please display your permit. Violators may be towed.