Schedule for the Holy Week at Santa Maria Novella in Florence

During the Holy Week, the Church celebrates the Passion, death and Resurrection of the Lord, Jesus Christ. Here is the timetable of the celebrations that will take place inside the basilica (entrance from Piazza Santa Maria Novella)


29 March: Holy Monday

Holy Masses: at 7.30 and at 18
Confessions: from 10 to 12.30 and from 16.30 to 18.30 

30 March: Holy Tuesday

Holy Masses: at 7.30 and at 18
Penitential Celebration and Confessions - at 17

31 March: Holy Wednesday

Holy Masses: at 7.30 and at 18

1 April: Holy Thursday

Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper - at 18 

2 April: Good Friday

Way of the Cross - at 15
Veneration of the Cross, Reading of the Passion and Holy Communion - at 18

3 April: Holy Saturday

Solemn Easter Vigil - at 19.30

4 April: Easter Sunday

Holy Masses at 10.30, 12 and 18
Confessions from 10 to 12.30 and from 17.30 to 19


Acces to the basilica is only allowed for prayer and liturgical celebrations