PRESERVING THE BASILICA OF ST. JOSAPHAT
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, hours of entry are limited. Please contact the Foundation at 414-902-3524 for further information. Thank you!
The Basilica of St. Josaphat, located in Milwaukee’s historic Lincoln Village, is a city landmark and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Built by Polish Immigrants and using salvaged materials from the U.S. Post Office and Custom House federal building from Chicago, with its 220-foot soaring copper dome, it is often referred to as “an overlooked wonder of the world”. The Basilica of St. Josaphat is a is a Franciscan parish serving a diverse community with a captivating story of faith, historical significance, and unmatched beauty.
Since 1991, The St. Josaphat Basilica Foundation with its Board of Directors has provided the guidance and leadership for the preservation, restoration and enhancement of the Basilica made possible by the continuing financial support of our generous donors.