Visitor Information

Basilica of the Sacred Heart

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is open to the public year round. When school is in session, the Basilica is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. When students are on Fall, Christmas or Spring Break, the hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please feel free to come inside and pray or take a self-guided tour. Tour guides are also available during these hours if you have any questions along the way. Mass is held daily inside the Basilica. Learn more about the Basilica Mass schedule here.

Visitor Tips

  • The best time to visit the Basilica is in January, February or March when it isn't very busy.
  • Be sure to stop by if you are on campus during home football game weekends.
  • Admission to the Basilica and the museum is free.

For information on parking, please visit the NDSP website

Tour the Museum

The Basilica museum is also open to the public. Located in the Sacristy, the museum's hours are as follows:

Monday - Friday
9 - 11 a.m.
1 - 4 p.m.

Sunday
1 - 4 p.m.

Please note that touring and visiting the Basilica and Museum are subject to any special liturgies, Masses, confessions, weddings, funerals, etc. For more information, please call (574) 631-7329.

Unable to Visit in Person?

If you are unable to visit in person, please take an online tour of the Basilica, its many chapels and the Basilica museum here.

You may also select a specific area of the church:

Baptismal Font

Tabernacle

The Lady Chapel

Reliquary Chapel

Moreau Chapel

Cardinal O'Hara Chapel

Pietà Chapel

Saint André Bessette Chapel

Basilica Museum

You may also download our Basilica Brochure to enjoy a self-guided tour of the Basilica at home.