Welcome to Notre-Dame!
The Basilica welcomes you every day! Let us celebrate and live our faith together.
Doors open 30 minutes before each service. Masses are celebrated in French only. We do not take any reservations for Mass.
For Easter and Christmas Mass and other religious events, consult our Hours & Access page.
Regular Mass Schedule
Monday to Friday
NOTRE-DAME DU SACRÉ-CŒUR CHAPEL | 7:30 A.M. AND 12:15 P.M.
NAVE OF THE BASILICA | 5 P.M.
NAVE OF THE BASILICA | 9 A.M. 11 A.M. 5 P.M.
Christmas Mass Schedule
The 7 p.m. Mass on December 24th does not require a reservation or ticket. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open 30 minutes in advance.
*Please reserve your place for the 9:30 p.m. or midnight Mass on December 24th by purchasing your ticket(s).
Renowned soprano Caroline Bleau will perform Christmas carols twenty minutes before the start of the Mass on December 24th.
All hours are in Eastern Standard Time (EST).
🎟 TICKETS 🎟
Sunday, December 24th
9 a.m. & 11 a.m. | Nave of the Basilica
The Nativity of the Lord Mass: 7 p.m., 9:30 p.m. & midnight | Nave of the Basilica
Monday, December 25th
9 a.m., 11 a.m. & 5 p.m. | Nave of the Basilica
Mass Intentions and Sanctuary Lamp
Did you know that it is possible to request that a Mass be celebrated for someone dear to you? The next avilabilities are in the week of the 17th of septembre. It is also possible to have the sanctuary lamp lit (a large lantern that will be lit for 7 days for the person requesting it) Our next avilabilities are in the 1st week of octobre.
For remembrance, prayer and meditation, the Basilica displays the Blessed Sacrament.
Monday to Friday
45 Minutes after mass
Upon request, we can issue certificates for sacraments received at Notre-Dame Basilica of Montréal or at Notre-Dame-des-Neiges Cemetery.
The catechetical team at Notre-Dame Basilica of Montréal is pleased to welcome you to discover the Good News of the Lord!
From baptism to confirmation to marriage, the Basilica's pastoral team accompanies you in the important moments of Catholic life.
Throughout the year, a number of feasts established in the liturgical calendar provide the opportunity for special ceremonies accompanied by the great organ.