John Paul II Birthday Tour
Date, Time, & Location
About the Event
Visit the places St John Paul II visited while in Chicago on the exact anniversary of his 101st birthday - a joy-filled and historic visit of beautiful churches close to his heart. As a herald of the 'New Springtime of the Faith', St John Paul II is remembered and imitated by millions throughout the world. Join us as we celebrate his life and continuing legacy. Share your stories of your experiences, or learn something new about his impact in America. Enjoy a memorable tour which in which you will literally follow in the footsteps of the “Pilgrim Pope.”
Holy Name Cathedral: 735 N. State St. Chicago, IL
St Hedwig and the Basilica of St Hyacinth
Tickets must be purchased in advance. Transportation is not included. Paid street parking available at the Cathedral, free church-lot parking at the other destinations.
Several variations on this theme are available based on the visits JPII made before his papacy and during.
Want to take this tour on another date or bring a group?
Just call! 312-869-2286. Minimum group size 5; max. size varies.
- Youth John Paul II - Birthday$20$200$0
- Senior: John Paul II -Birthday$30$300$0
- Adult: John Paul II - Birthday$35$350$0
- JPII & Me Free Birthday Ticket$0$00$0