Visiting Pilgrim Information
The Shrine Church is open daily from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. We offer Confessions, Mass, rosary, Eucharistic Adoration, the Chaplet of Divine Mercy, Benediction, blessing of religious articles, and blessing with a first-class relic of St. Faustina on a daily basis.
The Divine Mercy Gift Shop is located two buildings on the right from the large visitor parking lot. It is the largest Catholic gift shop in New England and is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., except on four major holidays. You will find an extensive collection of books, CDs, DVDs, religious art, rosaries, jewelry, and other gift items.
During your pilgrimage, you may choose to visit our smaller shrines located on the property. These shrines have candles available for lighting and memorial plaques commemorating loved ones:
- Lourdes Grotto & Immaculate Conception Candle Shrine
- Holy Family Candle Shrine
- Shrine of the Holy Innocents
- Our Lady of Mercy Candle Shrine
- Mother of Mercy Outdoor Shrine
- The Stations of the Cross
There are other smaller places of prayer on the grounds to visit, including St. Peregrine, St. Therese, St. Philomena, St. Anthony, St. Francis of Assisi, Bl. George Matulaitis, St. Stanislaus Papczynski and the Marian Cemetary, the Pondering Christ, and the bronze Divine Mercy statue.
From May through October, there is a tented picnic area near the main parking lot if you would like to bring your own lunch. Memorial Hall in the basement of the Shrine is available year-round with seating and vending machines available. Please email the Pilgrimage Coordinator at [email protected] for more information.
Please see our daily Shrine schedule and calendar of events for Masses, novenas, special feast days, ethnic events, retreats, talks, and Divine Mercy Sunday.
Registration is requested if:
- You are a large group of pilgrims AND
- You want to personalize your pilgrimage, OR
- You are coming by bus or motor coach.
All bus groups must get approval for the date they wish to come BEFORE they register online or request a written form by contacting the Pilgrimage Office, EXCEPT FOR the open registration days of Divine Mercy weekend (varying from year to year).
Questions about your pilgrimage should be directed to:
National Shrine of The Divine Mercy
2 Prospect Hill Rd.
Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 298-1119 or email [email protected].
Shrine offices are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.