Pope Francis will spend three days in Cuba before his visit to the United States, a trip notable because of the pope’s role in encouraging the United States and Cuba to re-establish diplomatic relations. He will be in Cuba from Saturday to Tuesday.
The Vatican is live streaming all of the pope’s public events; you can watch each of them here.
All times are Eastern Time.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 19 (Rome to Havana)
- 10:15 a.m. Depart from Fiumicino Airport in Rome
- 4:05 p.m. Arrive at Jose Marti International Airport in Havana; the pope will speak at the welcoming ceremony. Replay video
SUNDAY, SEPT. 20 (Havana)
- 9 a.m. Celebrate Mass in Revolution Square in Havana, with a homily by the pope and the recitation of the Angelus. Replay video
- 4 p.m. Visit with Cuban President Raul Castro and the Council of Ministers in the Palace of the Revolution.
- 5:15 p.m. Celebrate vespers with priests, men and women religious, and seminarians at the Cathedral of La Habana, with a homily by the pope. Replay video
- 6:30 p.m. Greet young people and make remarks at the Father Felix Varela Cultural Center and give remarks. Replay video
MONDAY, SEPT. 21 (Holguin, Santiago)
- 8 a.m. Depart for Holguin
- 9:20 a.m. Arrive at Frank Pais International Airport in Holguin
- 10:30 a.m. Celebrate Mass Revolution Square in Holguin; the pope will give the homily. Replay video
- 3:45 p.m. Bless the city from Cross Hill (Loma de la Cruz). Replay video
- 4:40 p.m. Depart by plane for Santiago.
- 5:30 p.m. Arrive at Antonio Maceo International Airport in Santiago.
- 7 p.m. Meet with bishops at the seminary of St. Basil the Great in El Cobre.
- 7:45 p.m. Pray to Our Lady of Charity with the bishops and the papal entourage in the Minor Basilica of the Shrine of Our Lady of Charity of El Cobre.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 22 (Santiago and Washington, DC)
- 8 a.m. Celebrate Mass in the Minor Basilica of the Shrine of Our Lady of Charity of El Cobre, with a homily by the pope. Replay video
- 11 a.m. Meet families in the Cathedral of Our Lady of Assumption. Bless the city from the square in front of the Cathedral of Santiago. Replay video
- 12:15 p.m. Farewell ceremony at the International Airport in Santiago.
- 12:30 p.m. Depart by plane from Santiago to Washington, DC.