Sosnowiec Cathedral

Sosnowiec, Poland

The Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary  was built in 1899 on the plan of a Latin cross basilica type. As of 25 March 1992 is the cathedral of the Diocese of Sosnowiec.

The most important Catholic shrine of Sosnowiec was built between 1893 and 1899. In 1896 there was put into operation for the faithful the lower chapel. In 1899 the Bishop of Kielce Tomasz Kulinski erected a new parish, freeing it from the area of the parish of Czeladź. In the year 1901 there was put into operation the rectory.

In October 2014 it was affected by a fire.



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Founded: 1899
Category: Religious sites in Poland

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Łukasz W (14 months ago)
Just a shock. Beautiful place. Both the area around the church and the interior full of splendor.
Ewa Adamek (14 months ago)
A beautiful cathedral with lots of places is a plus that religious song words are displayed on the monitors
Viator (15 months ago)
A beautiful, spacious, full of peace and spirit of prayer temple. Frequent Holy Masses.
Zdzislaw Bednarski (17 months ago)
Apart from the fact that this is probably the most important Catholic temple in Sosnowiec, it is a beautiful monument. The history of the basilica may not be too long, it was built in 1893-1899, but it is quite difficult. For example, the night of October 28-29, 2014, when a serious fire broke out in the basilica which, among other things, destroyed the entire roof.
Christopher ck (2 years ago)
Most prescious Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
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