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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MegaPiotr78 (4 months ago)
Szkoda strzępić języka prawdopodobnie większość bogactwa otrzymali od bezdomnego
Kasia Gulowaty (7 months ago)
Poor lighting, maybe if there was a better visual experience, it would be better because in general the basilica makes a great impression
Ewa Kucharska (10 months ago)
The basilica is still undergoing renovation after the fire, it will be even more beautiful
Krzysztof Rubik (11 months ago)
A great place for prayer and contemplation. Beautiful musical setting for the Holy Mass. by an organist and sometimes the Lutnia choir. I recommend
Łukasz W (18 months ago)
Just a shock. Beautiful place. Both the area around the church and the interior full of splendor.
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