Phoenix in Maricopa County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Saint Mary's Basilica
City of Phoenix Monument
Arizona Historical Site
Mother Church of Phoenix
Location. 33° 27.034′ N, 112° 4.193′ W. Marker is in Phoenix, Arizona, in Maricopa County. Marker is on North 3rd Street near East Monroe Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 231 North 3rd Street, Phoenix AZ 85004, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Father Edouard Gerard (within shouting distance of this marker); Rosson House (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Carriage House (approx. ¼ mile away); Hotel San Carlos (approx. ¼ mile away); First Latter-day Saint Chapel in Phoenix (approx. ¼ mile away); Maricopa County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Orpheum Theatre (approx. 0.4 miles away); J. W. Walker/Central Arizona Light & Power Building (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Phoenix.
Regarding Saint Mary's Basilica. Saint Mary's is the oldest Catholic Church in the Valley founded in 1881 and staffed by the Franciscan Friars since 1895. The Basilica sits over the site of the original adobe church.
Also see . . . St. Marys Basilica. Wikipedia article on St. Marys which includes interior photos. (Submitted on February 21, 2010.)
Categories. • Churches & Religion •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 18, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,496 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on April 28, 2013, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 3. submitted on January 14, 2011, by Michael D Martin of Gig Harbor, Washington. 4, 5. submitted on February 18, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on February 16, 2010. 11, 12. submitted on February 17, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.