Hours of Operation

Franciscan Monastery Hours

Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Mass Schedule

Monday – Friday (except Tuesday): 6 a.m., 7 a.m.

Tuesdays: 6 a.m., 9 a.m., 5:30 p.m.

Saturdays: 7 a.m., 5 p.m.

Sundays: 8 a.m., 10 a.m., Noon

Spanish Mass: 2 p.m. on Sunday



Monday – Saturday

9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m.

*Change to Franciscan Monastery confession schedule 
Please note that the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land, 1400 Quincy St. NE, Washington, DC, no longer will offer confession on Mondays.

Please call 202-526-6800 for more information.


Tour Schedule

Daily: 10 a.m. 11 a.m. 1 p.m. 2 p.m. 3 p.m.


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Gift Shop Hours

Daily: 10 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. Closed on Mondays, federal holidays and holy days

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Garden Hours

Open daily to the public: 9 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

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When you support the Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America, you support an historical landmark and an oasis of peace in the middle of busy Washington, D.C. But your support does so much more. Your support provides assistance to Christians in the Holy Land. You allow Christianity to remain and thrive in the Holy Land. Support us today.