Entry and visit with Friar
The Friars of the Sacred Convent of St. Francis and Sisters in Assisi who are authorized are available to accompany pilgrims on guided visits to the Basilica. The visit with a Friar or a Sister underlines the spiritual aspects of artistic masterpieces representing the Life and Spirituality of St. Francis of Assisi. Guides are available in various languages.
The cost of booking for the e the Basilica is of 2 Euro per person; to the cost of reservation is added a free-will offering for the visit. The offering can be left at the information office at the start of the visit: your generosity will help to light and continue the other services offered by the Franciscan Friars.
At the end of making your reservation, you will be given a chance to review your information. Please correct any errors. In order to make sure that a guide is available in the language and at the time requested, the Basilica reserves the right to verify availability and to propose possible changes of the date or time to the Contact Person by e-mail. Only after confirmation by Booking Office will the Contact Person receive the definitive e-mail with a Booking Code which should be used in any future communication regarding this visit. When the group arrives in Assisi, this printed e-mail or booking voucher must be presented at the Reception Kiosk in front of the entrance of the Lower Basilica.
All groups who visit the Basilica must use headphones. Visitors can use their own headphone or order them via the booking form. The headphones are included in the cost of the booking. The guided visits cannot be scheduled on Sunday or Solemnities (August 15, October 4, December 8, etc.).
After you have chosen the language of the visit and the date from among the dates in green, you will be asked to complete the other information about the group.