Church Schedule


Day Mass Schedule Confessions Office Hours
Monday – Friday   6.30am, 7.15am, 1.15pm & 5.15pm  4.00pm – 5.15pm 8.00am – 5.00pm

Note: On FRIDAY Confesions takes place at

6.00am – 8.00am, 12.00pm – 1.00pm & 4.00pm – 5.15pm

Saturday 7.15am, 12.30pm & 6.00pm (Vigil) 10.00am – 12.30pm & 4.00 pm – 6.00pm Closed

7.00am-Kiswahili Mass

8.00am-English Mass

9.30am-Kiswahili Mass

11.00am-English Mass

12.30 pm-English

5.30pm-English Mass

Mass for PMC 10.00 am-Suspended
Timetable for Masses in Nairobi

Dates to Note

Welcome to Holy Family Basilica

The holy Family minor basilica parish is the cathedral of the Archdiocese of Nairobi. The current church as it stands was built in the 1940s and 1950s, with interruptions during the country’s liberation struggle for independence. The story of the construction of the church goes back to 1899, where the once tiny rail workers camp was growing in leaps and bounds. This impromptu settlement of the swampy plain (Nairobi), was an opportunity for the Catholic Church to cater for the religious needs of the community…

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