Archives

Relocated and cataloged in 1994, this repository houses some of the historical records, artifacts, photographs, and other memorabilia of the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis. 

 

Access the Archives

Access to our collection must be arranged in advance and in writing.  Requests should include the purpose of your research as well as an itemized list of the type of artifacts you wish to view. Requests may be submitted to: 

Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis
Attn. Archives
4431 Lindell Blvd
Saint Louis, MO  63108

 

Baptism, Confirmation, and/or Marriage Records

Historical records held at the Cathedral Basilica include registries containing baptism, marriage, and other sacramental records.  To obtain a copy of your certificate of Baptism, Confirmation, and/or Marriage, please contact the parish office at 314-373-8202, or submit a written request to: 

Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis
Attn. Sacramental Records
4431 Lindell Blvd
Saint Louis, MO  63108

Any request for sacramental records must be accompanied by a copy of your driver's license (or the driver’s license of the parent or legal guardian if the sacramental record is for a minor).  We will not release records without proof of identification.  Certificates will be sent via regular mail unless otherwise requested.

Visit the Archdiocesan Archives

To research historical records of the offices, missions, parishes, and schools of the Archdiocese, please contact the Archdiocesan Office of Archives and Records, the official repository of the Archdiocese of St. Louis.