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Pope Francis: How to see the pontiff

Pope Francis is to make a visit to Knock shrine and celebrate a Mass in Phoenix Park during his trip to the Republic

POPE Francis's visit to Knock shrine and his Mass in Dublin will be ticketed events.

How do I get tickets for Knock or the Mass in Phoenix Park?

  • Every adult and child will need a ticket
  • You can initially register your interest online from June 25
  • When registering, you must choose whether you want to attend Knock or Phoenix Park. You will not be able to get tickets for both
  • All tickets will be for standing sections

What information will I need?

  • A name and postal address
  • An email address where 'print at home' tickets can be sent
  • You will be asked where you plan to travel from on the day and how you plan to travel. This information will be used to give you a route to follow for the event

What happens next?

  • You will not receive your ticket immediately after you register
  • Tickets will be sent closer to the pontiff's visit via post or an emailed ‘print at home’ ticket  
  • The tickets will include travel information, along with details of how to get to your section at the event.

For more information see the World Meeting of Families 2018 website

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