Michigan Ave. at 4th St, NE
The National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception is a Neo-Byzantine structure completed in 1959. It is made entirely of, brick, stone, concrete, and tile. It is the largest Roman Catholic Church in America and one of the largest in the world. It includes an extensive collection of art including a large collection of 20th-century mosaics.
Open: Daily, 7a.m. to 7 p.m. April through October and 7a.m. to 6 p.m. rest of year. Admission: Free Metro: Brooklund-Catholic University
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