Attending The Papal Mass in Rome

If you are travelling to Rome for the Papal Mass on 26th January next, you will need a ticket to enter St. Peter’s Basilica on the day.

In order to have the correct number of tickets available we need to have your details: Name(s), mobile contact number and email – please get this to us by  Wednesday 15 January next!


1. Give your name, mobile number, email to our information office at: 094-9375070 email: shrinedevelopment@knockshrine.ie


2. When you get to Rome, you must collect your tickets at:

Pontificial Irish College (Collegio Irlandese), Via dei Santi Quattro 1, 00184 Rome between 4pm – 6pm on Saturday 25th January.

The college is easily located on google maps! Refreshments will be provided, and a tour of the college will also be given. Fr. Richard and Fr. Paul will be there to meet you and answer any questions you may have.


3. Mass begins on Sunday 26th at 10am, you must be at St. Peter’s from 7.30am in order to pass through security and queues to get to your seat. The entry point will be clearly sign posted.


4. For those not travelling but would like to view it on TV, you can get coverage on EWTN, Sky 588 at 9am Irish time.



Many thanks for your cooperation and  we  hope all who are travelling will enjoy the experience!