Visit the Heritage Centre
The Suzanne Aubert Heritage Centre is open to visitors from 10am to 3pm, Tuesday to Sunday. The Cloister Cafe is open 9am to 3pm, Tuesday to Friday and 10am to 3pm, Saturday & Sunday. We look forward to welcoming you to this special place.
Suzanne Aubert Exhibition online
Explore the life and work of Suzanne Aubert
The Influenza Pandemic of 1918
The Sisters of Compassion temporary exhibition
The Chapel and Resting Place
Our Chapel and the Resting Place of Suzanne Aubert, Meri Hōhepa are places of rest and contemplation.
“What a gift this beautiful place is!” St Anne’s School, Newtown
“What an inspirational woman challenging us with her faith, love and generosity. Great exhibition.” P Robinson, Australia
“Amazing – a privilege to visit.” P Meskill, Christchurch
“A wonderful, beautiful tribute to an amazing woman.” A & B Jamieson, Christchurch
Follow the footsteps of Suzanne Aubert—her early life and influences in France, the long sea voyage to New Zealand, the places she lived and the difference she made through her extraordinary work and her steadfast commitment to her mission.
Learn about Suzanne’s ongoing legacy through the work of the Sisters of Compassion as they live the vision today.
See unique artefacts, and audio and visual recordings, which bring the story to life.
While you are here, take time to experience more of this special place. Visit Suzanne Aubert’s Grave, the Chapel of Our Lady of Compassion, Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto and the grounds and gardens.
Group and School visits:
We welcome visits from groups and schools. Tours and programmes can be tailored for your group. Contact visitor experience manager to book a visit.
10am-4pm, Monday to Saturday and by appointment.