Parking & Accessibility

We recommend parking in the Cathedral’s underground parking garage. There is very limited parking on the Cathedral grounds and in the surrounding neighborhood.

Underground Parking Garage

Entrance: Enter via Wisconsin Avenue, at the traffic signal just south of Woodley Road.

Garage Hours: 6 am to 11 pm.

Maximum height: 7’ 6” including rooftop accessories. No trailers or RVs are permitted in the garage or on the grounds.

Handicap parking spaces: located on each level of the garage near the elevators.

Security office: located on level B1 of the garage next to the Wisconsin Avenue entrance.

Pay station machines: located by the elevator lobbies on the B1 and B2 levels and also at the Wisconsin Avenue exit. Pay machines accept cash or credit cards. Credit cards or small denomination bills preferred. Change is issued in coins.

Parking Garage Rates

Effective June 2013, subject to change at any time

6 am–4 pm  First hour: $6
 Second hour: $11
 Third hour: $15
Over 3 hours between 7 am and 11 pm: $22 maximum
4 pm–11 pm  $7 flat rate
6 am–11 pm  $9 flat rate
6 am–11 pm  Free for services
Special Events
 $10 flat rate (payable in cash upon entry to the garage)


During selected Cathedral events, special rates may apply.