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

Women of the Bible

January 6, 2022 at 9:30 am - 11:30 am EST

In-person or virtual. Women had a significant role in the Judeo-Christian story. Some, like Mary, the Mother of Jesus, were honored as holy, while others, such as Queen Jezebel, were…

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Dec
8

Mass for the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, invite people of all faith traditions to the 11:00 a.m., Mass for the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary at the Church of the Immaculate Conception.

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Dec
12

Sunday Brunch at the Woods

Farm to fork. Join us for Sunday Brunch in O’Shaughnessy Dining Room at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods for a delicious meal prepared by our new catering partner, Bon Appétit. Their philosophy is simple — cook from scratch using fresh, authentic, seasonal ingredients from local farms and artisans.

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Dec
12

Third Sunday of Advent Mass Service

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana, invite people of all faith traditions to attend Advent Sunday Mass Services to celebrate and honor the birth of Jesus.

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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 for Sunday Brunch.

Sunday Brunch

Our award-winning Sunday Brunch buffet is a great place to relax and connect with family and friends.

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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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