Frequently Asked Questions
When is the Shrine Open?
The Shrine is open on Saturdays and Sundays and by appointment only.
Is the Shrine Open Year Round?
No, due to the inclimate weather the Shrine will be closed from the week after Thanksgiving until the first week of March. You can contact the Shrine if you want to request a visit during those times.
Are there Public Restrooms at the Shrine?
Yes! There is a public handicap accessable bathroom on the first floor of the Shrine's Bell Tower.
How long do I need to set aside for a visit?
A guided tour of the Shrine takes roughly 45 minutes. Or you can just roam the property.
Do I have to be a church member to visit?
No, Anyone can come visit the Shrine and the amazing grounds.
What is the Liturgy of the Byzantine Catholic Church about?
"Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth....And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God....And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying: Behold, the dwelling of God is with men" (Rev 21:1-3)