If you work at a school, belong to an organization, church, or club, you can schedule a group tour with one of our knowledgeable tour leaders. Our tours are perfect if you have a passion for history, are interested in spirituality and religion, have a love of nature, or are curious about living more sustainably.
A guided tour is one of the best ways for you to understand our story and how it applies to these topics.
You can choose the tour schedule that works best for your group.
9:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Your Morning Tour starts with a short video introduction followed by a tour of some of our most historic and beautiful spaces including the Shrine of Saint Mother Theodore Guerin and the Church of the Immaculate Conception.
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Your Afternoon Tour will include everything on the Morning Tour and more outdoor spaces such as the Log Cabin Chapel, alpacas, and organic gardens.
All Day Tour
9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The All Day Tour is the best way to get the most from your tour. It includes everything from the shorter tours and more. Lunch can be arranged. On-site transportation is available.
9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Your school will receive the video introduction to view before your arrival. Students will see all the significant spaces both inside and outside. Lunch can be arranged.
All are welcome
Each year thousands of people from all over the world visit us. You might be wondering who can visit Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. Here are some groups we welcome each year:
After your guided group tour,
we invite you to come back and explore on your own. Maybe you want to take a stroll or stop by for Sunday Brunch.
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