There are 18 outdoor Holy Water Fonts located in front of the Apparition Chapel. Pilgrims are welcome to bring their own containers to fill.
Please see our MAP OF GROUNDS for location of Holy Water Fonts
The outdoor candelabra is located at the parish church and is open daily from 9am to 7pm. Candles may also be lit in the Knock Basilica and Knock Parish Church.
You may also light a candle online
Main Mass Card Office (opposite Parish Church):
Open 9am to 4.45pm daily
North Car Park Mass Office:
Open 10am – 5.45pm
An online service is available at www.knockshrine.ie/mass-enrolment
Groups wishing to celebrate a private Mass can do so in the Apparition Chapel. Please note this must be booked in advance. Enquiries can be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Groups are also welcome to attend any of the public Masses that take place each day. See daily Mass times here.
Knock Book Shop is open daily from 9am to 5pm.
To purchase books and gifts online, visit our Online shop.
Public toilets located within the Shrine Grounds, with Wheelchair Access and Baby Changing Facilities, are open daily.
Please see our MAP OF GROUNDS for location of Toilets
The complimentary shuttle service is available daily at Knock Shrine to assist people who have limited mobility or difficulty walking.
The shuttle is available upon request, just ask at any of our offices or check with member of staff.
Wheelchairs are also available on request. Please enquire from any of our stewards on the grounds or at the Security office located at St. John’s Rest & Care centre.
There are 2 public Electric Vehicle (EV) charging units located in the WEST Car Park (behind the stalls area/ Pope Francis Plaza). To use them, you will first need to download the EasyGo app on your phone, or order a Fob through their website: https://easygo.co.uk/charging-network
Café le Chéile is on the grounds of Knock Shrine, located next to the award-winning Knock Museum.
Café Le Chéile will re-open on March 1st 2023
Enquiries can be made by phoning (094) 93 75350.
The staff at Knock Museum would be delighted to assist you in planning your visit. Please visit the Museum section of the website.
Knock Museum is open daily from 10am to 5pm. Admission is free.
The Staff at Knock Shrine will be delighted to assist pilgrimage organisers and promoters in arranging and planning their pilgrimages. New groups are always welcome and will be given full assistance in putting their plans together. Please contact the Knock Shrine Office for further information.
Knock Shrine Office,
The 2023 National Novena will take place from 14th – 22nd August inclusive.
Mr. John Hynes
T: (087) 6891422
Knock Shrine depends upon the generosity of our Friends, Parishioners and Patrons. It is through your generous donations that we hope to preserve this special Shrine for future generations of pilgrims. If you would like to make an online donation, please visit the Donations section of this site where you can choose to give a one-off donation or set up a regular gift.
Pilgrims visiting Knock can place a petition in any of the petition boxes located around in any of the churches in the Shrine. Petitions can also be submitted online by visiting the Place a Petition section of the site.
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