*Release postponed to October 10, 2022 at 8:30am*
Join us for this year's fundraising project, We Rise Again: Exploring the Natural World at Martyrs' Shrine, which will take you on a journey into the natural world at Martyrs' Shrine. Donate to register for special access and help us to protect our natural environment for years to come.
Martyrs' Shrine has been a holy and historic place of worship for nearly 100 years and continues a nearly 400 year story of love and discovery with St. Brébeuf and his companions. There is much to discover and explore, and on this page we can only give you a glimpse into the Shrine's rich history
Grab a quick bite at Martyrs' Shrine's new food truck, The Big Canoe. Enjoy a menu created by our resident Métis Chef de Cuisine, Jason Reynolds.
Message from the Director
For almost a century, our journey here with St. Jean de Brébeuf and his companions has brought millions of pilgrims to moments of prayer, healing, and fellowship. We invite you to join us on that journey of love and discovery as together we seek a deeper union with Jesus Christ.
Canada's Early Church
Discover how the story of Martyrs' Shrine is actually an integral part of our collective history as Canadians. Learn about the Martyrs and their relations with the Indigenous peoples of the 17th century.
Plan Your Trip
Every pilgrimage requires preparation. Whether you are coming as part of a group, with your family, or in solitude, let us help you to plan your visit.
House of Prayer
View our confession and Mass schedules, upcoming devotional days, and information for visiting clergy.
A Home of Peace
Martyrs' Shrine is home to a wide variety of beautiful outdoor spaces for reflection and witness to God's grace in our natural environment.