Pilgrimage information

For Groups, please contact us in advance to request a pilgrimage/tour form  or fill out the online form below.

Visiting groups are permitted to celebrate mass at the Shrine, please complete the appropriate section in the  “Pilgrimage Request” form.

 

  • You can now download a pilgrimage/tour request form to fax PILGRIMAGE_request_form

  • Or you can submit  a pilgrimage/tour request form online: see under Tours

 

Note: Clothing should be appropriate for a sacred place: long trousers/slacks/jeans for men; dresses/walking shorts that reach to the knees or long trousers/slacks/jeans for women; shoulders must be covered for all.

 

 

Eucharistic Adoration & Benediction

The last Sunday of each month from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

 

Anointing with Saint Kateri Relic

Tuesday & Wednesday :             10 AM to 4 PM

Sunday :                                           3 PM to 5 PM

 

Guided Tours

Tour fees vary by group size as follows:

  • 1 to 15 = $5 pp.

  • 16 to 30 = $4 pp.

  • 31 to 45 = $3 pp.

  • 45+ = $140 per group

 

Dining

The Mission can accommodate up to 30 people in our dining area.  There is a $50 charge for use of the tea room.

Other catering can be arranged with:

  • Simple Pleasures (450) 638-1153

  • Kwe Kwe Gourmet (450) 635-5338

Other venues are possible, please call the Kahnawà:ke Welcome Center for assistance in planning (450) 635-2929

 

Payment

Mass fees and tour fees payable in cash, cheque, credit card, or Debit card.

Cheques payable to St. Francis Xavier Mission.

Gift shop charges  payable by cash, credit card or debit card.

 

Cultural Tours

Cultural tours can be organized with the Kahnawake Welcome Center. The tour starts at the Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Shrine, and continues to the Kanien’kehá:ka Onkwawén:na Raotitióhkwa Language & Cultural Center, for a guided tour in the museum (offered in English only) or an audio-guided tour in French. The tour ends with a dinner or lunch at a local restaurant, where the menu will be according to the group’s requests. A traditional dancing or singing show may also be arranged for your group to view. Cultural tours may be coordinated with a representative from the Kahnawà:ke Welcome Center, please email infotourism@kedc.biz or call us at (450) 635-2929.