About FOC

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The Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis is a masterpiece of religious art and history. It rivals the grandest Cathedrals in the world. Artisans, craftsmen, stonecutters, and masons spent almost a century creating this incomparable church.

The Friends of the Cathedral Basilica is a group of people dedicated to preserving the Cathedral Basilica today and for centuries to come. The mission of the Friends of the Cathedral Basilica is to provide the needed funds to maintain the artwork of the Cathedral.

Becoming Catholic

Becoming Catholic

Interested in Becoming Catholic? We invite you to contact us to meet with a member of the clergy to learn more about the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults and the process of becoming a member of the Catholic Church.

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Safe Environment

Safe Environment

The Cathedral Basilica follows the Archdiocese of St. Louis’ Safe Environment Program. The program is designed to help protect the youth, elderly, and vulnerable adults of our parish

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Gift Shop

Gift Shop

During your visit, you'll find hundreds of items in our Gift Shop, including spiritual keepsakes and unique souvenirs. You can find the gift shop off the west side of the vestibule on the main level of the Cathedral.

Go to Gift Shop Page