Learn about the Shrine’s history, architecture, and ecclesiastical art
Tours for School, Parish, Organization or Pilgrimage Groups between 15 and 150 People
Sign up for tours by clicking on the request form and indicating your interests. You will have the opportunity to select your tour time and date when you open the tour request form. Simply answer the questions noting your interest.
Tours for Individuals or Groups from 1-15
Individuals and small groups are welcome to attend Mass, dine in the Cafeteria, and visit the Shrine Shops. No reservations are required. Regularly scheduled guided tours for groups up to 15 people are free of charge and require no advance reservations. Audio tours are also available and free of charge.
Monday – Saturday: 9:00 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m.
1:00 p.m., 2 p.m., 3:00 p.m.
Sundays: 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m.
Audio tours of the Basilica are available free of charge at the East Information Desk on the Lower Level next to the Shrine Gift Shop. Engaging and informative, the audio tours are offered in a variety of languages, including English, Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, and Italian.