Baraga Pilgrimage 2018

Bishop Baraga Association

347 Rock St. - Marquette MI 49855
(906) 227-9117 -

Baraga Pilgrimage 2018

Follow Venerable Bishop Baraga’s footsteps. Visit each of the six designated sites and collect a different card. The cards were specially designed by a local artist and feature fascinating drawings depicting places and items relating to his life. As you travel to each site, look for a Bishop Baraga banner and you will know you are at the right spot. Click here for more information. 

Sites to Visit
Most Holy Name of Jesus, Assinins (Yellow)
Sites to visit nearby:
  • Holy Redeemer, Eagle Harbor
  • Copper Harbor
  • Bishop Braga Shrine, L'Anse
  • Saint Ignatius Loyola Church, Houghton

Saint Joseph Church, La Pointe, WI (Red)
(Madeline Island) Baraga’s headquarters from 1835-1843
Sites to visit nearby:
  • Madeline Island  Museum

Holy Family Church, Ontonagon (Purple)
Sites to visit nearby:
  • Saint Mary Mission, Rockland: historic organ
Saint Peter Cathedral, Marquette (Blue)
Seat of the Diocese since 1865
Sites to visit nearby:
  • Tomb of Venerable Baraga
  • The Baraga Educational Center in the Baraga House              

Holy Name of Mary Church, Sault Ste. Marie Green)
Original seat of the Diocese
Sites to visit nearby:
  • Bishop Baraga home
  • Holy Angels, Sugar Island

Saint Francis de Sales, Manistique (Brown)
Sites to visit nearby:
  • Indian Lake, site of first church Baraga established and blessed

Share your stories and pictures with us as you follow Venerable Bishop Baraga’s footsteps.
Send all information to


Diocese of Marquette ~ 1004 Harbor Hills Drive, Marquette, MI 49855-8851 ~ (906) 225-1141