News Schedule of Pope Francis' NYC visit Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he leaves St. Peter's Square at the the end of Palm Sunday Mass on March 29, 2015 in Vatican City, Vatican. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Franco Origlia By AMNY.COM June 30, 2015 8:43 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Pope Francis will be in a New York state of mind in September, the Vatican confirmed on Tuesday with the release of the pontiff's official schedule. The pope will arrive in Washington D.C. on Sept. 22 and will visit with President Obama on Sept. 23rd. He will address Congress on Sept. 24 and then head to NYC, where he will visit St. Patrick's Cathedral, the United Nations and give mass at Madison Square Garden. Pope Francis will depart New York on Sept. 26, where he will head for Philadelphia. Here is Pope Francis' New York City schedule: Sept. 24: 5:00 p.m. Arrival at John F. Kennedy International Airport 6:45 p.m. Evening Prayer (Vespers) at St. Patrick's Cathedral Sept. 25: 8:30 a.m. Visit to the United Nations and Address to the United Nations General Assembly 11:30 a.m. Multi-religious service at 9/11 Memorial and Museum, World Trade Center 4:00 p.m. Visit to Our Lady Queen of Angels School, East Harlem 6:00 p.m. Mass at Madison Square Garden Sept. 26: 8:40 a.m. Departure from John F. Kennedy International Airport 9:30 a.m. Arrival at Atlantic Aviation, Philadelphia By AMNY.COM Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.