Wed, May 18|
John Paul II Birthday Tour
Sto Lat! Pilgrim Pope
Date, Time, & Location
May 18, 2022, 9:30 AM – 9:35 AM CDT
Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
About the Event
Visit the places St John Paul II visited while in Chicago on the exact anniversary of his 102nd 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 in the context of the churches he visited. Share your stories of your experiences, or learn something new about his impact in America. Enjoy a memorable tour of some incredible interior spaces which in which you will literally follow in the footsteps of the “Pilgrim Pope.”
Meet At: Holy Name Cathedral: 735 N. State St. Chicago, IL
See Also: St Hedwig and the Basilica of St Hyacinth
Tickets must be purchased in advance. Transportation is not included.
This tour has several iterations with different destinations available based on the visits JPII made before his papacy and during, so if you attended last year, ask us about the route!
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
Senior: John Paul II -Birthday
Adult: John Paul II - Birthday
JPII & Me Free Birthday Ticket
This ticket is offered to those sharing the same birthday (May 18) as St John Paul II. Proof of your birthday must be presented at check in. Free only for the first five Birthday participants to register.