The Maria Stein Shrine of the Holy Relics is situated on nearly 30 acres of beautifully landscaped, peaceful rolling grounds in rural Maria Stein, Ohio. The grounds of the Maria Stein Shrine of the Holy Relics include many unique opportunities for walking, reflection, and prayer in a peaceful environment. The Shrine's religious, genealogical, cultural and architectural history is of interest to visitors from around the world.
Pilgrims are encouraged to explore the grounds, appreciate the beautiful architecture, stroll along sacred paths and enjoy an environment of serenity and solitude. Prayers are available to accompany your journey. There is no better place than the Shrine, rich in holiness and history, to deepen your spirituality.
Some of the Shrine's notable features include a beautiful courtyard featuring Stations of the Cross, an Angel Garden, a Statue Garden, the original tower entrance and the original bell from the former Covent built in 1860, a spring-fed, hand-dug well, Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto, the Chapel in the Woods, and so much more!