Group tours

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.

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:

Families

Church groups of all denominations

School field trips

4-H members

Scout troops

Confirmation classes

Women’s auxiliaries

Senior groups

Travel clubs

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“When I am leading tours I'm able to see people absorb Mother Theodore's grace and goodness as they walk this holy ground. I know they will leave their own footsteps, their own goodness, energy, and joy, which will bless Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for years to come.”

Sister Rosemary Nudd

Must sees

Don’t miss these places when you visit Saint Mary-of-the-Woods.

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Upcoming events

Summer Used Book Sale

July 26 at 10:00 am - August 5 at 4:00 pm EDT

Times are 10 a.m.-4 p.m., daily

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Jul
26

Summer Used Book Sale

Times are 10 a.m.-4 p.m., daily

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Aug
13

Taizé Ecumenical Prayer Service at the Woods

Each Taizé service includes prayer, simple music, a time for silence and inspirational readings. Join us in person or via livestream on the second Tuesday of the month.

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Sep
8

Mother Guerin High School, Class of ’74, 50th Reunion

This event will be a lunch, with lots of time to catch up with classmates.  A Facebook group for the Class of ’74 has been set up – “Mother Guerin High School Class of 1974…

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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 our gift shop.

Biking, hiking, picnicking, walking, stroller pushing

Pack a picnic and head out to the Woods for a peaceful day outside.

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Shop, Eat, Stay

Pick up a unique gift for a special occasion or see what’s fresh from the farm.

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Get to know us better

White Violet Center is jut one of the many amazing places featured on tours. Take a peek before your visit.

Photo albums

Upon their arrival, the firs thing Saint Mother Theodore and her postulates did was seek out a Log Cabin Chapel, which would serve as their very first "convent".

Get in touch

Use the form here to email us about tours, or you can contact us directly at 812-535-2925.

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