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Plan Your Visit

The Basilica will close early for sightseeing visits on December 9th at 1:30 p.m. and on December 9th, at 1:30 p.m. The AURA experience will continue as planned into the evening on this day. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Please call Ticketpro at 1-866-908-9090 with any questions or concerns regarding your tickets for any of the Basilica's tourist attractions, including The AURA Experience. All ticket sales are final and cannot be refunded nor exchanged. On site ticketing is available during opening hours day time only. All ticket purchases in the evening must be made online. 


Sightseeing Visit

A staple of Montreal's history!

Discover the history of Montreal's Notre-Dame Basilica from the origins of the city's colony to the imposing neogothic church of today. At your own pace, walk through the nave, the aisles, the stained glass windows and admire the artwork and the interior decor, which is carved, painted and gilded with gold leaf.

The AURA Experience

An Absolute Must-See!

This multimedia experience by Moment Factory immerses you in a captivating visual and musical universe, presented upon one of the most sublime canvases imaginable: the Basilica's nave.

Combo Deal: Sightseeing & The AURA Experience

Experience the whole nine yards for 12% off!

Enjoy the best of both worlds at a reduced price - a package deal including a representation of The AURA Experience and a sightseeing visit of the Basilica!

Christmas Mass

Tickets on sale for December 24th, 9:30 p.m. & midnight

Please reserve your place for the 9:30 p.m. or midnight Mass on December 24th by purchasing your ticket(s)

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.

Renowned soprano Caroline Bleau will perform Christmas carols twenty minutes before the start of the Mass on December 24th.

Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Handel's Messiah

December 19th & 20th, 7:30 p.m.

The Orchestre Métropolitain et its principal conductor invite you to enjoy this essential holiday concert featuring an all-Canadian cast of soloists performing against the backdrop of the gorgeous Basilique Notre-Dame. A holiday classic everyone should experience at least once in their life.

Combo Offer : Sightseeing Visit & Port of Montreal Tower

Valid until December 31st 2023

Maximize your fun by visiting two different institutions in Montreal's Old Port: Notre-Dame Basilica and the Port of Montreal Tower! Two Visits, Twice the Fun!

Gift Ticket | Sightseeing Visit

Valid for one calendar year

Not sure when to visit the Basilica ? Want to offer the experience to a loved one? We offer the possibility to purchase a gift ticket for a self-guided tour of the Notre-Dame Basilica, valid for one visit until the end of the year.

Gift Ticket | The AURA Experience

Valid for one calendar year

Not sure when to go see AURA? Want to offer the experience to a loved one? We offer the possibility to purchase a gift ticket for The AURA Experience, valid for one representation until the end of the year.