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welcome students - closing

Due to opening activities for returning students, the Grotto will be closed
at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 4

Daily Mass

Holy Eucharist

Reconciliation and the Holy Eucharist Celebration
Thursday - Monday beginning 11 a.m.

Real Presence of Jesus Christ

Mass Enrollment 


healing MASS - october 10

Healing Mass

Find Peace and Deeper Faith

► Event Details

► Mass Enrollment


first saturday devotions

fatima statue
Fulfill the First

Saturday Devotion

Mass and Devotion



Second saturday ROSARY CRUSADE

Mary Rosary

Our Lady of Lourdes
Rosary Crusade

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Events / Special Hours

grotto water


Unable to visit?

Learn more about the Grotto water.

► Order Grotto Water online

shuttle available


From the parking lot to the Miller Family Visitor Center.

Please call (301) 447-5318

St. Bernadette's shoppe

Mary Short Sleeve

Special sale on custom designed Grotto T-shirts through the end of August.

Please call (301) 447-5444

Operating Hours

Miller Family Visitors Center
and Grounds

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily
(gates close at 5 p.m.)
get directions
Phone 301-447-5318

St. Bernadette's Shoppe
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily
Phone 301-447-5444

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