Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary
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Opening Times Fatima Shrines. The Chapel of the Apparitions is open 24 hours a day. CCTV and security guards are always on duty for the safety of the place and pilgrims. The Basilica of the Rosary and the Church of the Holy Trinity, St Stephan Chapel close at night. The Chapel of Reconciliation is open during the day. Priests from all over the world listen to confession of the faithful. The Chapel of the Holy Sacrament is open 24 hours a day but access at night is limited and under strict security. The way of the cross, Valinhos, Cabeco are always open. The native houses of the visionaries in Aljustrel has limited opening time during the day. Please check locally for complete details.
Everyday the Rosary of Our Lady of Fatima is prayed several times. 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Rosary prayer in Portuguese in the Chapel of the Apparitions. 06:30 pm - 07:00 pm Rosary prayer in Portuguese in the Chapel of the Apparitions. 09:30 pm - 10:15 pm International Rosary prayer in the Chapel of the Apparitions. Procession will follow.