Historic St Albertus Church

We are the Polish American Historic Site Association. Please enjoy your visit!

2024 Calendar of Events

March 10, 2024 (changed)Noon Mass with Rev. Canon Walter Ptak presiding
followed by singing of the Gorski Zale Polish Lenten lamentations
March 28, 2024 Holy Thursday Church open for personal prayer 5:00-8:00
March 29, 2024 Good Friday Church open for personal prayer 12:00-3:00
March 31, 2024 Noon Resurrection Mass with Rev. Canon Walter Ptak presiding
with Procession and Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
April 28, 2024 Noon Mass with Fr. Joel Medina presiding
celebrating the feast of Sw. Wojciech our Patron Saint- St. Albertus
followed by a spring dinner call for reservations
July 14, 2024 Noon Mass with Rev. Canon Walter Ptak presiding
celebrating the 152nd anniversary of St. Albertus community followed by a picnic
August 11, 2024 Noon Mass with Rev. Canon Walter Ptak presiding
Polish traditional blessing of the herbs and flowers followed by a church tour
October 13, 2024 (changed) Noon Mass with Rev. Canon Walter Ptak presiding
celebrating the start of Polish Heritage Month
November 10, 2024(changed) Noon Mass with Fr. Joel Medina presiding
remembering all departed souls followed by
a harvest dinner- reservations required
December 8, 2024 Christmas Party 2:00pm
at Queen of Apostles Hall reservations required
December 24, 2024 Christmas Eve 9:30pm Mass with Bishop Robert Fisher
Pasterka, Shepherds Mass with Koledy sung by the choir

Second Saturday of the month clean up for any volunteers 10:00-1:00pm
no clean up in January

CONTACT albertus1884@gmail.com or 586-939-1507 to confirm any events

Get Involved !


Please come an volunteer at St Albertus, we have quarterly workdays, we need help with Lanscaping, and if you have other skill sto share please let us know!

become a member

Join us and become a member. This is how you can show support for the church.

Pew Plate Fundraiser

Show you support and immortalize your support for this historic monument by getting a nameplate on a pew!

engraved memorial bricks

Learn more about getting your anem on a brick.

About Us

Polish American Historic Site Association, P.A.H.S.A., is open to all individuals regardless of age, nationality, ethnic background, sex, marital status, sexual preference, religion, or physical challenge. P.A.H.S.A. is the official caretaker of the complex of buildings that once made up St. Albertus Parish. This is with the full support of the Archdiocese of Detroit. In addition, P.A.H.S.A. is a member of the Polish American Congress. There is no other organization that is officially soliciting funds for renovation of St. Albertus Church. P.A.H.S.A. is a 501 (c) (3) organization and all donations are deductible to the full extent provided by law.

There are many ways to support St. Albertus.


What we offer

St Albertus is a great plaec to celebrate important events. The church is available for rent. Since we are in the middle of a pandmic, we advise that all uses in the space be approaved by the Governor of this state of Michigan. Please contact us for your event needs and we would be happy to be accomodating to your event/production.


Have your wedding in a Historic church. We allow weddings to take place in this historic monument.(There can be no Catholic weddings at this time)

Film and video production

St Albertus is a gem of a historic site in Detroit. It is located close to Eastern Market, and offers a 50 car parking lot for staging. We have had documentaries, music videos, and many other camera crews film this iconic institution.


Even though the covid 19 has had a great impact on this historic church, We have a catholic mass, in accordance with the archiocesse, 8 times a year, Click hear to find out when the next one is.


Stained Glass

Take a closer look at the stained glass that you can find in the church. Click on the pictures to zzom in.

Brick Tuck-pointing

Over the last 3 yeras, we have been slowly tuck-pointing most of the church. Learn more about the monumental project, and see the difference.

The grounds and our water retention plan

Find out more about how we plan on making a water retention system for the parking lot .

Celebrating Polonia

09 June 2018

We take holidays seriously, here are some picture of Polish Heritage ... fun times!

Preserving this historic site takes dedication, percevirence, hard work and most of all your support. Please consider doanting to the Polish American Historical Society, your dollar goes a long way.

Contact Us

Polish American Historic Site Association

4231 St Aubin Detroit , 48207 MI USA
586 939 1507

There are many ways to support St. Albertus. Please join us in celebrating and caring for this Detroit historic monument !