The Rosary Shrine



Welcome to the Diocesan Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary & St Dominic’s Parish



Our Lady of the Rosary and St Dominic, Southampton Road, London NW5 4LB

This historic Catholic church and Diocesan Shrine served by the Dominican Friars, is situated on Southampton Road, London NW5 4LB, just a short walk from Primrose Hill and Hampstead Heath. It is easily accessible by bus from King’s Cross Station (bus no.46) or Westminster Cathedral (bus no.24) which stop right at ‘St Dominic’s Priory’, or a ten-minute walk from Belsize Park or Chalk Farm Underground stations, or from Hampstead Heath or Gospel Oak Overground stations. This beautiful church – the first in the world with distinct altars and chapels for every mystery of the Rosary – serves as the parish church for the local area, but it is also the Diocesan Shrine of the Holy Rosary for the Archdiocese of Westminster. We welcome parishioners and visitors from near and far. Do have a look at the virtual tour above, and then plan a pilgrimage to come and see it in person! Here, in the Shrine of Our Lady of the Rosary, all are welcome into the embrace of Mary’s House in London.

Please note that until the coronavirus crisis is over, the church has special opening hours in place: We will be open from 3–7pm (Mon–Fri); from 4:30–7pm (Sat); and on Sunday from 8am–1:30pm, then from 5–7:30pm. Masses will also be livestreamed: MON–SAT at 6pm; and SUN at 12 noon and 6pm on youtube.com/c/RosaryShrineUK

Mass times

Weekdays

  • 18.00

Saturdays

  • 18.00 (Vigil Mass for Sunday)

Sundays

  • 08.30
  • 10.00
  • 12.00
  • 18:00 (traditional Latin Missa Cantata in the Dominican rite)

Confession times

Saturdays

  • 5–6pm

Sundays

  • 9:45-10:15; 11:45-12:15

Other Times

  • Confessions are also available at other times by calling at the Priory.

Eucharistic Adoration

Monday to Saturday

  • Daily Holy Hour at 17:00

Sundays

  • 5-5:45pm (with Vespers and Benediction at 5:30pm)

Divine Office

 Monday to Friday

  • 08.00 (Lauds)
  • 18.45  (Vespers)

Saturdays

  • 08.00 (Lauds)

Sundays

  • 08.00  (Lauds)
  • 18.45  (Vespers)

Rosary

 Weekdays

  • Livestreamed online, Fridays at 8pm on youtube.com/c/RosariumOP

News

News

New Opening Hours

Under the current phase of the re-opening of England, and considering the security needs of the church, we are able to offer the following Opening Hours for the church: Mon – Fri: 3pm – 7pm (with Adoration at 5pm, Mass

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Events

Events

National Garden Scheme - Open Day

29 May 2021: The weather this final Saturday of May is forecast to be fine and warm, and we look forward to opening our Mysteries of Light Rosary Garden on that day for a charity event organised under the auspices

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Sacramental Preparation Update

Sacramental Preparation Update

4th May 2021

Nine of our young parishioners were confirmed on Pentecost Sunday (23 May 2021). Thank you to their catechists and congratulations to them! We value the contribution of our young adults to the life of our parish, and we pray for

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Support the ‘Future Decades’ Campaign

The ‘Future Decades’ Fundraising Campaign Fundraising to Secure the Future of Our Church and the Rosary Shrine Since 2019, the Future Decades campaign has been raising money to respond to our most urgent priorities: Restoring the Apse: Essential stonework repairs

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