Next to the Basilica you will find the Basilica Gift Shop, located in the historic Sexton’s Lodge, which has a unique assortment of items suitable for everyone.
With a large assortment of books for all ages, an extensive selection of Swarovski and Murano glass rosaries, quality artwork by local artists featuring the Basilica, and collectables such as The Cat’s Meow and Fontanini nativity sets, you are sure to find something for anyone and everyone.
Our seasonally changing stock makes the Basilica Gift Shop the ideal place to find a distinctive gift for Weddings, Baptisms, Christmas, Easter, etc.
And of course, for those looking for a special remembrance of your visit to the Basilica, we feature a wide array of souvenirs, from keychains and magnets, to our 24 carat gold Christmas ornament.
The Basilica Gift Shop is not just for those visiting the Basilica, but a place to find that special gift for that special person – including you!
While we are not yet selling merchandise online, we can take your phone order! Please call 410-727-3565 x218 with any questions, or to place an order.
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|Exact replicas of the 19th Century carved wooden angels found on the altar of the Basilica. Beautifully detailed and handcrafted in alabaster resin, the angels are 10.5” tall.|
|The Baltimore Basilica: Restoring the Glory DVD |
|Baltimore's own Rod Daniels hosts this hour-long special produced by WBAL-TV in 2006, which tells the story of the Basilica’s historic restoration. Featuring interviews with Cardinal William H. Keeler, Archbishop of Baltimore, Mark Potter, Executive Director of the Basilica of the Assumption Historic Trust, and others, this DVD gives a behind-the-scenes look at the restoration of America’s First Cathedral.|
|Bicentennial Concert CD |
|Recorded live on November 8, 2006, the Bicentennial Concert CD features the Morgan State University Choir, Peabody Children's Chorus, Irish Tenor Mark Forrest, and soloist Sherry Hunt. Musical selections range from patriotic anthems to traditional and gospel hymns. Conducted by Dr. Eric A. Conway, and narrated by actor Edward Herrmann.|
|America's First Cathedral Coffee Table Book |
|151 pages of beautiful color photographs, interesting historical facts, and an insider's look at the Basilica's restoration. This book is a wonderful addition to your living room or office. |
|Celebrating 200 Years of Religious Freedom Book |
|This book, which focuses on the Basilica's restoration, contains 64 pages of brilliant color photographs and some of the finer details about the project. |
|Pope John Paul II, The Papal Visit Book |
|Where were you on October 8, 1995? This photographic essay of the Holy Father's visit to Baltimore will make you feel like you were there, even if you weren't. |
|Beverly Williams' Sacred Songs CD |
|Basilica parishioner, and renowned opera singer Beverly Williams performs her moving renditions of Ave Maria and Amazing Grace on this powerful CD. Orchestra conducted by David Alan Bunn. |
|A God for All Seasons CD |
|This musical celebration of faith is peformed by Basilica parishioner and organist, George Ruther, and baritone Joseph A. DiCara. This is the first and only CD of music that includes the Basilica's historic organ. Six of the twelve selections are original pieces written by George Ruther; other tracks include How Great Thou Art and Panis Angelicus. |