In 2019, Lourdes celebrates the year of Bernadette with the 175th anniversary of her birth and the 140th anniversary of her death. For this occasion, new and traditionals events are expected. Find [...]
Located both at the foot of the mountains and at the crossroads of the best ski resorts of the French Pyrenees, Lourdes is the ideal base camp for lovers of snow-capped peaks!
Discover how much 2018 shall be a year full of anniversaries and of emotions to share with worldwide pilgrims ! Not only shall it be the 160th anniversary of the aparitions of Mary to Bernadette [...]
The 160th anniversary of the Apparitions are getting prepared in Lourdes !
In 2015, 130th Anniversary of the "Hospitalité" of Our Lady of Lourdes. Volunteer helpers in Lourdes are called "Hospitaliers". This word has not a medical meaning. In french, "être hospitalier" [...]
The Midi-Pyrénées country benefits from a rich cultural inheritance (fortified churches, basilicas, castles, festivals…) as well as from a preserved natural landscape (National Pyrénées Park) which [...]
The Sanctuaries of Lourdes forged a european network marial, linking the great centers of pilgrimage devoted to the Virgin Mary. Each Sanctuary has its own particular atmosphere. Pilgrims find a [...]