Welcome Visitors

Welcome to Saint Francis Xavier Cathedral!

 

  • Come and tour the Cathedral Church and Green Bay Diocesan Museum

  • Schedule a Group Tour

  • Self-Guided Audio Tours are available

  • Ask us about a Pilgrimage Tour

  • Free Admission

  • ADA Accessible

What you will experience on the Church Tour

  • The history of the first missionaries in Wisconsin and the first parishes in Green Bay

  • The magnificent Crucifixion mural, Beatitude paintings, statues and oak carvings

  • Stories of the Francis Memorial Organ, the five bells of the Cathedral and the Peace Altar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo by Chris Rand

 

What you will see in the Diocesan Museum

  • Artifacts of the Bishops of the Green Bay Diocese, including crosiers, rings, pectoral crosses and their coat of arms

  • A unique monstrance crafted by servicemen

  • An extensive collection of vestments and relics

  • Sacramentals artifacts showing devotion and artistry by early immigrants of the diocese

 

Photo by Sharon Nagy

 

 

 

 

Special Welcome to visitors interested in The Cathedral Parish.  We are a vibrant multi-generational community that recognizes and cherishes the rich fabric of Catholic life.   We encourage you to visit the parish for Holy Mass and experience what has been attracting the inhabitants of the Green Bay area since 1851.