Marytown/St. Maximilian Kolbe Shrine

1600 W. Park Ave.
Libertyville, IL 60048- Map It
(847) 367-7800

AAA Editor Notes

Marytown/St. Maximilian Kolbe Shrine, 4 mi. w. of I-94 on SR 176 (W. Park Ave.), honors the life of Conventual Franciscan priest and Polish saint Maximilian Kolbe. Museum exhibits and mosaics depict his charitable life and sacrifice in a German concentration camp during World War II. A Eucharistic adoration chapel contains stained glass patterned after the St. Paul Outside-the-Walls church in Rome. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Hours: Chapel daily 24 hours. Museum Mon.-Sat. 9-5.