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Visitors with special requirements

The dedicated staff at Knock Shrine are happy to offer assistance to individuals or groups with limited mobility.


Wheelchairs can be requested at the Shrine Security office, which is located adjacent to St. John’s Rest & Day Care Centre for use throughout the grounds.

St. John’s Welcome Centre

Facilities at St. John’s Welcome Centre are available to visiting groups and pilgrims with special requirements. This service must be reserved in advance of your arrival. Please contact the team at (094) 93 88100, extension 136 for bookings.



Shuttle Service

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.


Mobility Services

Knock Basilica has an area of seating at the front of each chapel for those using wheelchairs. Disabled toilets are available within the Shrine grounds in the main public toilets, at Knock Museum and in the Basilica.