Plan a Pilgrimage

The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe welcomes tens of thousands of visitors annually.

The staff of the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe is available to assist you in the organization of pilgrimages for a variety of groups: senior citizens, men’s and women’s organizations, First Holy Communion and Confirmation candidates, school children, as well as groups desiring a spiritual retreat.

If you are interested in more information about planning a pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe, please call our Pilgrimage Coordinator; 

Ruben Mendoza (608) 519-4429.

Take a Look Inside

"When we go on pilgrimage, we leave the familiar surroundings of our everyday life to journey to a holy place."

- Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke


Guides, Map and More

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Pilgrimage Planning Guide

General information, itineraries and more for planning Pilgrimages. 

Group Café Menu

Group options for dining at the Culina Mariana Café.

Map of the Grounds

View a map of the Shrine and grounds.

Visiting Priests Guide

Guidelines for Priests regarding the desire to exercise public ministry.

Travel & Lodging

The Shrine has made arrangements with local hotels to provide a special rate for pilgrims.

Plenary Indulgence

Pilgrims visiting the Shrine have the opportunity to gain plenary indulgences.

Photography & Dress Guidelines

Prepare appropriately by visiting our FAQ at "Photography & Dress Guidelines."