The State Council is headquartered at the St. John Paul II National Shrine in the Brookland neighborhood of Washington, DC. This national shrine dedicated to the late Pope John Paul II is supported by the Supreme Council and is open to visitors seven days a week. The shrine is home to an exhibit honoring the life of St. John Paul II, and recently dedicated Redeemer of Man Church. The shrine also has a reliquary chapel featuring a blood relic of St. John Paul II. Click here to learn more.
3900 Harewood Road NE
Washington, DC 20017
Free parking on site for cars and buses
Handicap accessible: Yes
HOURS OF OPERATION
Open 365 days a year
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily*
No admission fee
Monday through Saturday at 12:00 p.m.
Sunday at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Hour of Mercy Prayer and Chaplet
Relic veneration available during Shrine opening hours
Meditation and recitation of Chaplet at 3:00 p.m. daily.
*Exhibit and Gift Shop are closed Good Friday, Thanksgiving, and Christmas