The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Des Plaines, Illinois is pleased to offer facility rentals and services for pilgrimages, retreats, meetings and special events.

The Shrine offers unique indoor and outdoor accommodations, convenient transportation and parking options, peaceful gardens and walking paths, and welcoming and enriching experience for all guests and visitors.


Chapel (Capacity 250)
The Marian Chapel located on the plaza and adjacent to the main office building has a seating capacity of 250 and is available for meetings and events that will include the celebration of Mass. We do not charge a fee for rental of the chapel but we kindly request a suggested donation of $250. Additionally, during the Celebration of Mass, we require a donation collection for the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe.

Tepeyac Pastoral Center
The Pastoral Center offers a variety of rooms and facilities for all types and sizes of religious events: meetings, conferences, or retreats. Additionally, the Pastoral Center has convenient parking available in front of the building. The rooms available include:

  • Main Hall (Capacity 300)
  • Rooms 1, and 2 (Capacity 40-50)
  • Rooms 5, 6, 9, and 15 (Capacity 20)
  • Rooms 7, 10, 12, and 13 (Capacity 10-15)
  • Room 14 (Capacity 150)

The Villa (Priests’ Residence) and Conference Rooms
The Villa serves as the priests’ residence for the Shrine but also as a beautiful venue for smaller gatherings (indoors and outdoors). The rooms available include:

  • St. Toribio Room (Capacity 20-25)
  • St. Martin of Porres Room (Capacity 50-60)
  • St. Teresa of Calcutta Room (Capacity 40)

Main Office Building
Our main office building houses the administrative offices and Gift Shop of the Shrine. Located on the second floor, there is a spacious conference room (capacity 35-40) available for meetings and/or classes during the Shrine’s business hours.

The Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe beautifully landscaped campus is conveniently located in Des Plaines (Illinois) near O’Hare Airport (7 miles). We are easily accessible via the expressways and public transportation. Click below for directions:

-Directions to the Shrine
-Map of the Shrine

Facility Rental Form
Click on the button below to view and print the facility rental form. You may fill out the form and submit to the front office of the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe located at 1170 North. River Road., Des Plaines, IL 60016.

Facility Rental Form

Questions and additional information
For additional information regarding facility rentals and for reservations, please contact:
Cenia Jaimes
(847) 294-1806 x 106