Welcome to Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.
The Sisters of Providence invite you to discover our home.
The Woods (that’s our nickname) is an extraordinary place. But don’t take our word for it! Experience it for yourself.
You’ll find a variety of experiences here at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.
Rooted in spirituality, it’s the perfect place to relax, reflect or pray. You can immerse yourself in our fascinating history and amazing architecture. Animal and nature lovers will discover an abundance of trees and plants as well as a variety of creatures such as alpacas and chickens. You can do a little shopping and stop for a bite to eat. All are welcome.
There’s always something going on at the Woods.
Check out our events, programs and workshops.
Providence Associates, candidate-associates and Sisters of Providence are invited to register below for the Providence Associate annual meeting June 27-July 1, 2019 at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Learn, grow, pray, have fun and be community. We hope...
Slow down and unplug at this hour-long service that began in Taizé, Saône-et-Loire, Burgundy, France. Each service includes prayer, simple beautiful music, a time for silence and inspirational readings. Songs are sung many times over...
Open yourself to the spirit through playful art. Each day, through guided art exercises integrated with prayer, you will explore, as if on a journey, how to see your world, yourself, and those you love. ...
Your wedding or event deserves a special venue.
Whether you want casual or formal, large or small, we have the right space to accommodate all your needs.