St. Mary's Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption

1140 Madison Ave.
Covington, KY 41011- Map It
(859) 431-2060

AAA Editor Notes

St. Mary's Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, 1140 Madison Ave. at 12th St., has a facade modeled after Notre Dame in Paris, France. The 1895 basilica has 82 stained-glass windows, including one of the largest stained-glass windows in the world. Four large murals on canvas painted by Covington native Frank Duveneck adorn the walls of a chapel. Bilingual self-guiding tour brochures are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Donations. Guided tour $5.
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 8:45-4. Guided tours are given some Sun. at 11 and daily by appointment; phone ahead to verify. Individuals can join previously scheduled 1-hour group tours Mon.-Sat.; phone to see if one is scheduled.