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Sanctuary schedule

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SANCTUARY ACCESS

Until 31st March 2017
- Saint Joseph’s Gate: from 6.00am to 10.00pm every day
- Gate of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception (Crypt): from 6.00am to 7.00pm every day
- Saint Michael’s Gate: from 9.30am to 5.30pm every day

Special opening times during the period 30th January to 31th March 2017

From 9th to 12th February 2017
- Saint Joseph’s Gate: from 6.00am to midnight 
- Gate of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception (Crypt): from 6.00am to midnight.
- Saint Michael’s Gate: from 6.00 am to midnight
- Prairie Gate (route de Pau): from 6.00am to midnight

18th February 2017
- Saint Joseph’s gate: until midnight

From 20th to 23rd March 2017
- Meeting of Diocesan Treasurers: Saint Joseph’s Gate open until midnight by special    derogation.
From 24th to 27th March 2017
- General Assembly of the Hospitality of Our Lady of Lourdes: Saint Joseph’s gate open by derogation until midnight.

From 28th to 31st March 2017
- General Assembly of the bishops of France: Saint Joseph’s gate open by derogation until midnight.

From Saturday1st April 2017 (beginning of the Season) to 31st October 2017 (end of the Season)
- Saint Joseph’s gate: 5.30am to midnight
- Saint Michael’s Gate: de 5.30am to midnight
- Gate of the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception (Crypt): de 6.00am to 10.30pm
- Prairie Gate (route de Pau): from 6.00am to 10.30pm

Times of celebrations 31 October 2016 - 01 April 2017

Times of celebrations 31 October 2016 - 01 April 2017

MASS IN ENGLISH

9.00 am : Daily Mass in English at the Saint Jean Marie Vianney Chapel

CONFESSIONS

Chapel of Reconciliation: Confessions in English everyday
10:00 am – 11:00 am and 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

THE WAY OF BERNADETTE

The Boly Mill (Birthplace of Bernadette) 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
During school holidays*: 10:00 am – midday / 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Cachot  3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
During school holidays*: 10:00 am – midday / 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Parish Church (Baptismal font) 8:30 am – 7:00 pm

WAYS OF THE CROSS

HIGH AND LOW STATIONS Open: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm

ADORATION

Midday – 4:00 pm in the Crypt (4:00 pm Prayer and Benediction)

THE BATHS 

Weekdays: *  10:00 am – 11:00 am and 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Sundays: * 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

* 8 february 10:00 am – 11:00 am and 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
* 9 and 10 february 9:00 am – 11:00 am and 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
* 11 february:  2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
* 18 february (Saint Bernadette)  2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

THE ROSARY at THE GROTTO

Everyday at 3:30 pm (in french)
Everyday at 6:00 pm (in italian)
On monday and wednesday at 2:30 pm (in english)
On thursday at 2.30 pm (in spanish)
Everyday at 8:30 pm (only during school holidays*)

* School Holidays
February Holidays: 4 February 2017 - 5 March 2017

VIDEOS

There is a selection of videos at the Information Center which tell the story of Lourdes and the apparitions. These can be watched by request at the Information Center (Booking  required). The Information Center also carries maps to help you find your way in the Sanctuary and the town thus enhancing your pilgrimage.