Located at 8501 Bailey Road in Darien, Illinois, the Shrine of the Infant Jesus of Prague is a part of the National Shrine of St. Therese in Darien, Illinois.
The National Shrine of St. Therese sits peacefully in Darien, Illinois, on a 50-acre estate owned and operated by the Carmelites.
The Shrine Museum holds the most extensive collection of statues of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in the United States. Visitors are welcome Monday through Sunday from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. when both the Shrine and Gift Shop are open to the public. Mass is celebrated Monday through Friday at 11:30 A.M.
It is only 40 minutes away from O’Hare International Airport, 30 minutes away from Midway Airport in Chicago, and a 20-mile drive from downtown Chicago. It is located along the Stevenson Expressway (I-55) at the intersection of I-55 and Cass Avenue North (Exit 273). Our address is 8501 Bailey Road, Darien, Illinois 60561. You can phone the National Shrine of St. Therese directly at 800-647-1430.