Avalon Region

Basilica Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

St. John's

Jan 1 - Dec 31

The Basilica towers hold a town clock and 9 bells including the St. John Bell. The altar holds the revered "Dead Christ" (1854) by Irish sculptor John Hogan; the ornate Italianate plaster ceiling with gilding is the work of the famous Conway family. The church holds a Casavant pipe organ and 66 stained glass windows by Irish, French and English artists, with the largest collection of mid-20th century Irish Arts & Crafts windows outside Ireland. Tours in season.

Locations & Dates

  • 200 Military Road, St. John's
  • 47.5673, -52.7107
  • Jan 1 - Dec 31




  • 2500
  • Internet/WIFI