Main House Mailing Address

Madonna House Apostolate
2888 Dafoe Rd
Combermere ON   K0J 1L0

March 2021:

We regret to inform you that due to COVID-19 measures

ALL Madonna House Shops*


* This includes:

Gift Shop / Small Shop
Pioneer Museum
St. Joseph’s House



March 2021:
Donations Centre closed
until further notice.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are not accepting drop-off donations at our main building until the fall.

Thank you for understanding.

We are, however, able to receive donations by mail.

If you have any questions,
or if you have particular items we have begged for,
please feel free to phone or send us an email,
and we can make other arrangements.

Phone: 613 – 756 – 3713




re: Donations
We regret we cannot accept the following items:

– TVs that are not flat screen
– worn out appliances and electronics
– used ceiling fans and ceiling lights
– typewriters
– dis-assembled small furniture
– Computer equipment:
–  ink jet printers
–  mice or keyboards
–  anything older than 2015
– textbooks
– encyclopedias
– dubbed cassettes or VHS tapes
– older heavier draperies
– large wall paintings or pictures frames
– stained/dirty toys & child’s equipment
–  yard sale leftovers (If they didn’t buy it from you, they
won’t buy it at St. Joseph’s House.)
–  artificial Christmas trees and yard ornaments

We have limited space to receive larger items. Please call before bringing furniture or household items that are large.


Specific Emails

March 19, 2021: We are accepting guests from Canada with screening, and in accordance with the current COVID-19 protocols.
If you are interested in becoming a guest, please contact the registrar for further information (see below).

Main House (General Inquiries):

Registrar of Women:

Registrar of Men:

Registrar of Priests:

Catherine Doherty’s Cause:

Madonna House Publications:

Restoration Newspaper – Circulation:

Restoration Newspaper – Editor:

Madonna House Archives:

Used Book Store:

Gift Shop, Gallery, Small Shop, and Museum Hours

March 2021: Closed until further notice.

Thursday, Friday, Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

July Canada Day to September Labor Day:
Tuesday to Saturday,
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

September Labor Day to New Year’s Day:
Thursday and Saturday
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(Gift Shop and Gallery only)

Book Shop Hours

March 2021: Closed until further notice.

May Victoria Day to Thanksgiving Weekend:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Madonna House Donation Centre

March 2021: Closed until further notice.

February to mid-September and
November to mid-December

Thursday, Friday and Saturday
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Book A Tour of Madonna House

March 2021: Tours not available until further notice.

While visiting our shops, why not take a tour of the Madonna House Apostolate? Tours are available at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., and take about 45 minutes. For larger groups, please make a reservation by calling us and asking to speak to our tour guide.

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Call Madonna House

Phone (Canada Main House): 1-613-756-3713

Fax: 1-613-756-0211