Organising a pilgrimage

If you wish to come on pilgrimage, it is advisable to make contact with :
PELERINAGE SAINTE THERESE
Service Accueil
31 rue du Carmel - CS 62095
14102 LISIEUX CEDEX
FRANCE
Tel. : (00 33)(0)2 31 48 55 08
Fax : (00 33)(0)2 31 48 55 26
info chez therese-de-lisieux.com

Coming with a Group ?

You could benefit from our help in organising a programme tailored to the needs of your group. In particular you can ask for :

  • a reservation for a particular time and place for a celebration or service,
  • a reservation to see the film « The True Face of St Thérèse » or other films,
  • your group can be accompanied by one or more hostesses
  • the availability of one of the chaplains for a talk,
  • etc.

Coming as an individual ?

We can help you to get the most from your time in Lisieux.

  • Possibility of a guided pilgrimage in July and August - except August 15 : for those coming alone or with their family there is a pilgrimage following the footsteps of St Thérèse each day. It is directed by a pilgrimage hostess. Meet at 14.00 at the chalet in front of the Basilica for visits to sites associated with Thérèse : the Basilica, the Buissonnets, St Peter’s Cathedral, the Carmel Chapel and museum.
  • Film on the life of St Thérèse
    • from Easter Monday to October 10 : in the cinema hall at the Basilica, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00.
    • from October 11 to Easter Sunday : at the Centre d’Accueil Pastoral International, in front of the Basilica.
  • Diorama Thérèse Martin - a wonderful journey for young and old which follows the life of St Thérèse using life size wax models and lights :
    • on the site of the Basilica
    • from All Saints to Easter, open on week-ends and holidays, from 14:00 to 17:00
    • from Easter to All Saints, everyday from 11:00 to 13:00 and from 14:00 to 18:00
    • in January : closed
    • adults : 3 € - children : 1 € - groups : 2 €
  • Visit the dome
    • July and August : 14:00-17:30
  • Exhibitions/Displays
    • in the Basilica : The life of saint Thérèse
    • in the Crypt of the Basilica : The Carmel and Thérèse
    • in the Center across the Basilica : temporary exhibitions